When I remember that…
- Every person I encounter is much more than meets the eye, it is easier for me to treat them with kindness, even when I don’t approve of their behaviors.
- Others have fought their own demons as I have fought mine, I am less prone to blame or shame them.
- People crave love and respect just as I do, it curbs my aggressive or passive aggressive behaviors.
Taking the time to do that, before reacting, is the key.
Or, we can keep the madness going.