"Nothing will ever please me, no matter how excellent or beneficial, if I must retain the knowledge of it to myself. And if wisdom were given me under the express condition that it must be kept hidden and not uttered, I should refuse it. No good thing is pleasant to possess, without friends to share it."
- Seneca, Lucius Annaeus
"Letters from a Stoic", Kindle Locations 599-601. Lexicos Publishing.
"Good listeners made the other person feel supported and conveyed confidence in them. Good listening was characterized by the creation of a safe environment in which issues and differences could be discussed openly." What Great Listeners Actually Do
"...innovative thinking, not routine ideation, is our default cognitive mode when our minds are clear." Think Less, Think Better
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