The world breaks everyone, and afterward, many are strong at the broken places.Ernest Hemingway
Tonight I had the good fortune to attend a lecture and meet world renowned economist and father of economic “shock therapy” Dr. Jeffrey Sachs. Dr. Sachs spoke of the pressing sustainability issues facing our world today. Extreme poverty, hunger, and climate change grow ever more threatening as economic and population growth have increased exponentially since the invention of the steam engine. We’re getting closer to the precipice and world leaders need to act now.
We all had dreams when we were young. Somewhere along the way between school, family, and our professional lives perhaps those dreams were forgotten.