The Hardest Thing is Saying No

“No tree has branches so foolish as to fight among themselves.”

The first time I heard this Native American proverb I was sitting in an airport listening to a podcast before a flight to New Orleans. At the time, I must admit that I wasn’t paying a lot of attention because I don’t recall it doing anything but going in one ear and out the other. A few hours later, I arrived in New Orleans and was in the car…