Thursday, May 23, 2013

The Cure for Assholeness?

According to Brene Brown in Daring Greatly, we don't cure self-absorbed, grandiose unempathetic jerks by shaming them, or "cutting people down to size, reminding folks of their inadequacies and smallness. Shame is more likely to be the cause of these behaviors, not the cure." That is so hard to remember sometimes.