He said that what he had done was like throwing a pebble in a pond that causes ripples, only, he said, his was like tossing a brick in, and the ripples became destructive, monster-size waves.
That man will never again see the outside of the prison walls, yet he is taking significant steps to show up a better person and make a difference.
He is starting with himself.
When you take steps toward becoming your best self, no matter what you’ve done or how you’ve felt in the past, it is essential to walk your talk, while recognizing that even a tiptoe makes ripples.
How, you may ask, can you become your most authentic version of yourself? How can you live your values?
Start to imagine tiny ways that you can make a difference in your community, and then translate those thoughts into actions.