Habit 5:Seek first to Understand, Then to be Understood

Habit-5-Seek-First-to-Understand-Then-to-Be-Understood-295781We’re filled with our own righteousness, our own autobiography. We want to be understood. Our conversations become collective monologues, and we never really understand what’s going on inside another human being.- The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, page 240.

Thought for today: Is this statement true? What’s your thoughts?

Henry Winkler said, “Assumptions are the termites of relationships.”

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One thought on “Habit 5:Seek first to Understand, Then to be Understood

  1. I love quotes. I know people get tired of them, but I love them. I think this is true to a point. We do need to know people, but we also need to know ourselves.

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