I’ll confess that I’m an idealist at heart. I feel shy admitting this because idealism has a pretty bad reputation. Most of us think of idealists as people who dream big dreams but who don’t know how to make things happen. Idealists are known for being impractical and naive. They often see the world as they would like it to be, not as it really is. But I’d like to make the case for a specific kind of idealism: Realistic Idealism. Before I get to that, I’ll say with absolute conviction that anything great that has ever been accomplished has… Read more.
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