Abstract

Solitude allows leaders and followers alike to find peace amid great turmoil and strife. It is the way that leaders are created through careful introspection and reflection. It balances one’s emotions, allows for analytical and intuitive clarity, allows for the greatest creativity, and allows one to reconnect and stand firm with their core principles.

Principles

Lessons

What is solitude and where do we find it?

Clarity

Analytical Clarity

Intuition

Creativity

Emotional Balance

Acceptance

Catharsis

Magnanimity

Moral Courage

Summary