People constantly compare themselves to other people. It's not a weakness, it's just the way human beings are. How else could you create a self image unless you had other people to compare yourself with? Imagine you existed in a vacuum of deep space. How would you know you were funny or serious, tall or [...]
There is a huge difference between merely hearing and listening.Â The word "listening" is derived from two Anglo Saxon words, hlystan ("hearing") and hlosnian ("waiting in suspense"). The act of listening therefore means more than just something physical, it is psychological engagement with another person.
A relationship without open communication will inevitably give way to deception.Â There is no grey area. It is better to hurt another with open communication than to betray with deception. You will find that even the act of open communication prevents deeds that would normally be performed under the veil of dishonesty. A relationship is [...]