Saturday, February 19, 2011

Selfless Service and Batting Averages

Serving other people and causes in a way that boosts their success, esteem and fulfillment in life is like playing baseball. About two-thirds of the time, maybe a little less, those same people and causes will forget or criticize you for what you didn't do for them, rather than remember or thank you for what you did. That's a fairly typical batting average for human nature.


Anything above .300 is pretty good.  :-)



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