We have to start our own fire Who teaches them to be fire starters? We have to start our own fire. And if we’re going to be a flame, why not a bonfire? And if we call ourselves a fire starter, are we an example or a warning? Next Blog By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites. View all of jeff noel's posts.