The best gift we can give each other is the patience to hear each other’s full stories without distraction or judgement. This is how we connect to one another in both romance and friendship.
Unless you’re Richard Branson or Oprah or Lebron James, no one really cares about your opinion. They care about what you can teach them. About the value you can bring to them as a consumer. And there’s absolutely nothing wrong with that.
Pretty impressive! Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said he learned Chinese for three reasons: to communicate with his wife’s family, to study the Chinese culture, and to challenge himself.