"Go easy on the negs!"

james shone

By James Shone

I was really struck by this quote the other day. It came from a large man from the east end of London. Usually, when these people speak to you in hushed tones one might expect them to be trading something slightly illicit, but- not on this occasion! This lovely gentleman with a big heart used his catch phrase regularly to the point that I now use it myself. What a great piece of advice though! Too often as leaders, parents, teachers and individuals, we focus on the negatives. We need to battle against this because it can slow us down and halt the progress that others might be making. Let’s go BIG on the pozzies!!!!

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