There are many reasons to believe that one of the dominant problems in the world today is an excess of anger. We know all about the very shouty and their antics: their tantrums, their lack of reason,… Open at source
At work, an unwavering concern for politeness, empathy and gentleness may end up providing the perfect preconditions for being walked all over.
We tend to import our modesty from childhood. It’s a privilege to allow a child to manifest their frustration – and not all parents are game
The goal is a firm but self-possessed protest: Excuse me, but you are ruining what’s left of my life, I’m so sorry, but you are cauterising my chances of happiness; I beg your pardon, but this is enough…