Elder Neal A. Maxwell explains why meekness — underrated and seldom practiced — is a virtue absolutely necessary for developing a Christlike life. He shows why this attribute is necessary for eternal life and how it brings strength. An outstanding book for anyone in a leadership position.
Elder Neal A. Maxwell was called as an assistant to the Council of the Twelve in 1974. From 1976 to 1981 he served as a member of the Presidency of the First Quorum of the Seventy, and in 1981 he was called to the position as a member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles. Elder Maxwell passed away in July 2004.