Often, when we’re afraid about the future or experiencing anxiety about where our life is going, I don’t think it’s because of a fear of the future, I think it’s actually because of fear of the past. Whether it’s frustration over things that haven’t.
The biggest communication problem is we do not listen to understand. We listen to reply. Learning how to listen means visting another world and speaking their language, putting our discomfort aside. Imago therapy is best for learning how.
Opinion is really the lowest form of human knowledge. It requires no accountability, no understanding. The highest form of knowledge is empathy, for it requires us to suspend our egos and live in another's world.