Daniella Whyte

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You’re Not Everyone’s Cup of Coffee (Soul. Musings. 01/12/17)


The world is filled with people who are looking for validation and approval of who they are. It’s natural to want to be liked, loved, and valued. As the great Austrian psychologist, Alfred Adler once said, “Genuine human connection is as essential to our existence as air and water.” Read more…

Humanity’s Highest Social Intelligence (365 Days of Spirited Living – DAY 191)

Humanity’s Highest Social Intelligence

“Empathy is seeing with the eyes of another, listening with the ears of another, and feeling with the heart of another.”
— Alfred Adler

Empathy is the emotional connectivity that we all share to experience and understand another person’s pain, position, and perspective. You place yourself in another person’s shoes to feel what they are feeling, hear what they are hearing, and see what they are seeing. And for at least a little while, empathy allows us to live what someone else is living. Read more…

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