Wednesday, January 21, 2009

Sustainable Nation, Sustainable Self

During President Obama's Inaugural speech yesterday, he made a great request to our nation:
Starting today, we must pick ourselves up, dust ourselves off, and begin again the work of remaking America. For everywhere we look, there is work to be done.
These words resonated with my 2009 slogan - Sustainable Self - a commitment to do the work on myself to live a better life with the goal of working to create a better world.

This passage also reminded me of the illustrious Hedwig's song on the same theme:Link