Whenever you believe in something so much and try to voice your commitment, three things can happen. You can become overbearing and people stop listening. People believe what you say, but do very little to influence others. Or people can relate, love, admire and help promote the things that can help the people around you.
Maybe it’s your business? Marriage? Friendship? Here is the interesting part of this dynamic. Your commitment and dedication is just as important as those who believe and carry your message.
Whether it’s the importance of non-violent protests to achieve strides for racial equality, or Steve Job’s urge for Apple to think different, there needs to be a collective approach to keeping something alive. Only then, will you manage to influence people and make an impact.