Gaining perspective is, in many ways, a form of diagnosis. Medical research has concluded that 75% of a cure lies in an accurate diagnosis. The great physicians are those who are good diagnosticians.
taken from “Living the life you were meant to live” by Tom Paterson (pg. 32)
One Application for us: in your interactions with others beware of the temptation to rush to a judgment and/or to be misled by appearances.
Take the time to ask clarifying questions to better understand where another person is coming from. It will be well worth it for you.
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