Paul Hawken is a visionary environmentalist, entrepreneur, journalist, and author of well known books such as Blessed Unrest, and co-author of Natural Capitalism. (His opening remarks for the Gaining Ground Resilient Cities Conference were blogged on Planning Pool earlier today.) He is also a twin, as we learned during the session.
In a salon session with conference participants, Hawken mused on topics suggested by attendees. Here is a sampling of the wisdom and thoughts he shared:
- As individuals, it’s okay to make make mistakes. Nature makes lots of small mistakes, but no big ones.
- Everyday I have the same problem you have, I ask myself: am I making a difference? I just need to have faith that if I continue to …