About Patrick Nelson

husband, father, leader, elder - always working to get better. Married to @catherinenelson President of @lehmanroberts and Elder @2pcmemphis.

Public Notes


Recent Activity

  • Patrick shared from 41: A Portrait of My Father by George W. Bush
    Over the years, I suspect there will be many books analyzing George Herbert Walker Bush, the man and his presidency. Some of those works may be objective. This one is not. This book is a love story—a personal portrait of the extraordinary man who I am blessed to call my dad.
    Note: What a beautiful quote in sonship!
  • Patrick shared from Daily Rituals: How Artists Work by Mason Currey
    A solid routine fosters a well-worn groove for one’s mental energies and helps stave off the tyranny of moods.
    Note: How great is this quote? #greatquotes //
  • Patrick shared from Daring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead by Brené Brown
    If we’re always following our children into the arena, hushing the critics, and assuring their victory, they’ll never learn that they have the ability to dare greatly on their own.
    Note: So true!
  • Patrick shared from Daring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead by Brené Brown
    The important thing is not to discount the stretch-mark friends to gain the approval of the strangers who are being mean and nasty or are too cool. Nothing serves as a better reminder of that than the immortal words of my friend Scott Stratten, author of UnMarketing: “Don’t try to win over the haters; you’re not the jackass whisperer.
    Note: Great quote! //
  • Patrick shared from Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less by Greg McKeown
    ROUTINE, IN AN INTELLIGENT MAN, IS A SIGN OF AMBITION. —W. H. Auden
    Note: Great quote! //
(Memphis, TN)
Patrick Nelson