I received a very nice email from someone with whom I worked on the Obama campaign. We had a pretty great day together about a year ago. She’s got two fantastic quotations at the bottom of her email which are definitely worth sharing in the context of [How to] Stay Human.
If you have come to help me, you are wasting your time. But if you have come because your liberation is tied up with mine, then let us work together.
Sometimes you have to act as if acting will make a difference, even when you can’t prove that it will.