About This Quote
Source: "Why Aren't We More Compassionate?" TED2007. Mar. 2007. Conference Presentation. Additional Information: This quote by psychologist and author Daniel Goleman means that in order to have true communication with another person, you need to put away distractions, such as smartphones, computers, and even distracting thoughts, and give the person your full attention. The quote is from Goleman's 2007 TED Talk on compassion. Watch the full TED Talk here: Daniel Goleman - Why Aren't We More Compassionate?