Are you listening?… for real?
“There are people who, instead of listening to what is being said to them, are already listening to what they are going to say themselves.”
— Albert Guinon
I love this quote, because it is so true, most people are much better at talking than at listening, most of us have an innate need for approval, support, understanding, etc., and we often express it by talking. However, there is an imbalance between these needs and their fulfillment, because true listening is a rare skill. True listening is a great gift. (more…)