Acceptance of self-
‘good enough’ is so much better than perfectionism
Acceptance of others
Compassion-one of the tragedies of the era of women's liberation is that
women were convinced to believe that we must be ruthless in order to
make our way in the world.
Somehow, women came to believe that we must be more ruthless than men,
in order to adequately compete with them.
The tragedy lies in the fact that ruthlessness is grounded in the loss
of morality and spirituality, two of the most important motivators in
human life. We must not
lose touch with the essence of being human, with our humanity.
Alpha females are able to be strong at the same time that they
are in touch with their compassion and connected to other human beings.
Tough love, the combination of standards and
values, and the compassion to hold a boundary to support someone to
achieve those standards and values