Wooden Wednesday — Volume 3, Issue 130
Try to Help Others Every Day and Don’t Be
Concerned About Who Helps You
This favorite quote of Coach Wooden’s reflects the attitude he used to approach every day of his life. Perhaps the surprise result of giving without expectation Coach Wooden was suggesting is best reflected in the following story.
The fundamental truth that there is great joy in giving without expectation is aptly reflected by two other quotes Coach liked to refer to:
As a practical matter, these key ideas in today’s network driven, social environment are even more important.
I Googled character traits of a great networker and reviewed the results on four different websites from which I got the following four results:
The joys and surprises of giving without expectation extend beyond people.
They are, as Peyton Conway stated: a wonderful, mystical law of nature.