Tagged: empathy


Listening with the Third Ear

– Quratulain Dawood “At least I’m not suicidal.” is the response we hear from people who have their chips low and we try to lecture them on how hopelessness can wreck things. And they’re actually right. Most of us, when we go through a phase of depression don’t even think of...


Sympathy VS Empathy

Apart from the difference in spellings, sympathy and empathy differ in their basic concept. We all have faced a moment when someone shares their worries with us and we are not sure how to react… A rather intuitive reaction is to feel bad for the person, being sorry for their troubles....