Imagine you are standing between opposing sides of a paradox. If you lean too much to one side, you start to feel the pull from the opposite end. The further you lean toward one side, the stronger the opposing pull tries to draw you back. The tension is only relieved when you manage to perfectly balance the pull from both ends. And does perfect balance mean you are standing in the middle? No, it does not!
— 8 Paradoxes of Leadership Agility: How to Lead and Inspire in the Real World
by Chuen Chuen Yeo