Community Self Management, Empowerment and Development
English version of this poem
Poem by Lao Tsu
Eli Brant
edited by Phil Bartle
to the people
Live with them
Love them
Learn from them
Start from where they are
Work with them
Build with what they have
. . . 

But of the best leaders
When the task is accomplished

The people all remark

Lao Tsu 
.. . . בעלות כוח של קהילה