Wisdom of Wolves


Contained there in is a rare find for me, I was out cruising for books as I often do when I ran across this one, I found it quite interesting and stated here are portions of the book, please read the entire book to get the full effect of things.

The Wisdom of Wolves
Nature's Way to Organizational Success
By Twyman L. Towert PhD.

Wolf Credo
By Del Goetz

Respect the elders
Teach the young
Cooperate with the pack

Play when you can
Hunt when you must
Rest in between

Share your affections
Voice your feelings
Leave your mark


Experience comes from what we have done, wisdom comes from what we have done badly. -Theadore Levitt

Everything is perfect coming from the hands of the creator; everything degenerates in the hands of man. -Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Nature knows no indecencies; man invents them. -Mark Twain

We are starting to view the wolf as did the Native Americans who respected them for their courage, intelligence and tremendous skills. -Twyman L Towery Ph. D.

Today, we know that we do not need a wolf hide- we can simply choose to let the lessons of the wolf pack guide our behavior toward others. -Twyman L Towery Ph. D.

A company is like a ship, everyone ought to be prepared to take the helm. -Morris Weeks

There is no limit to what you can do if you don't care who gets the credit. -Unknown

Individual commitment to a group effort that is what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilization work. -Vince Lombardi

Patience is the ability to let your light shine after your fuse has blown. -Bob Levey, the Washington Post.

This world be a fine world if all men showed as much patience all the time as they do while they're waiting for fish to bite. -Vaughan Monroe

There is not a more eerie, mournful, frightening, or beautiful sound at night than the musical extravaganza of a howling wolf pack. -Twyman L Towery Ph. D.

For the strength of the pack is the wolf, and the strength of the wolf is the pack. -Rudyard Kipling

When spiderwebs unite, they can tie up a lion. -Ethiopian Proverb

We must learn to live together as brothers or perish together as fools. -Martin Luther King, Jr.

Curiosity is one of the permanent and certain characteristics of a vigorous intellect. -Samuel Johnson

Curiosity is the wick in the candle of learning. -William Arthur Ward

When someone asked Abe Lincoln what he was going to do about his enemies after he was elected president, he replied, I am going to destroy them. I am going to make them my friends. -Unknown

People with a negative attitude brighten the whole room when they leave. -Unknown

What humans choose to consider failure, the wolf converts into wisdom. -Twyman L Towery Ph. D.

People are like stained glass windows, they sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in, their true beauty is revealed only if there is light within. -Elizabeth Kubler-Ross

Failure either crushes a life or solidifies it. The wounded oyster mends its shell with a pearl. -Unknown

A word of encouragement during a failure is worth more than a whole book of praise after a success. -Unknown

The great spirit gave us two ears and one tongue so we can listen twice as much as we speak. -Native American Proverb

The greatest problem in communication is the illusion that it has been accomplished. -George Bernard Shaw

What would you attempt to do if you know you could not fail? -Dr. Robert Schuller

Our greatest glory is not in never failing but in rising every time we fall. -Confucius

Perseverance is not a long race; it is many short races one after another. -Walter Elliott

The best defensive strategy is the courage to attack yourself -Al Reis

Don't get so busy making a living that you don't know what you're living for. -Unknown

The more we exploit nature, the more our options are reduced until we have only one; to fight for survival. -Morris Vdall

Death is not the enemy; living in constant fear of it is. -Norman Cousins, the Healing Heart

Men exist for the sake of one another. -Marcus Aurelius

In the final analysis, it is not what you do for your children but what you have taught them to do for themselves that makes them successful human beings. -Ann Landers

Not everything that is faced can be changed. But nothing can be changed until it is faced. -James Baldwin

Nature is the most thrifty thing in the world, she never wastes anything: she undergoes change, but there's no annihilation -the essence remains. -T. Binney

Ancient man did not view animals as inferiors but as partners in nature's intricate ecosystem. -Twyman L Towery Ph. D.

We didn't all come over in the same ship, but we're all in the same boat. -Bernard Baruch

There is no security on this earth, there is only opportunity. -Douglas MacArthur

For all things share the same breath- the beast, the trees, the man; they all share the same breath...

What is man without the beasts?

If all the beasts were gone, man would die from a great loneliness of spirit. For whatever happens to the beasts soon happens to man.

All things are connected... whatever befalls the earth befalls the sons of the earth. -Chief Seattle, 1854

The Ten Native American (Indian) Commandments
By Unknown

1. Treat the Earth and all that dwell thereon with respect.
2. Remain close to the Great Spirit.
3. Show great respect for your fellow beings.
4. Work together for the benefit of all humankind.
5. Give assistance and kindness wherever needed.
6. Do what you know to be right.
7. Look after the well-being of mind and body.
8. Dedicate a share of your efforts to the greater good.
9. Be truthful and honest at all times.
10. Take full responsibility for your actions.