"Having spent the past decade studying empathy, I can say without hesitation that Roman's work is exactly what we need to bring this powerful concept off the pages and into our lives. "Empathy" inspires with a unique combination of teaching, storytelling, and a serious call to action."
--Brene Brown, Ph.D., LMSW, author of the "New York Times" #1 Bestsellers "Daring Greatly" and The "Gifts of Imperfection"
"Where would humanity be without empathy? Our lives would be disconnected, our societies would fall apart. Growing planetary integration calls for us to pay more attention to this ancient mammalian capacity, and Roman Krznaric is our expert guide to explain how it works and how to fix the deficit that faces humanity today."
--Frans de Waal, author of "The Age of Empathy"
"Authentic relationships require us to see the world through the eyes of others. This engaging and insightful book helps us do just that."
--John Gray, author of "Men Are from Mars, Women Are from Venus"
"An extraordinary understanding of the importance of utilizing empathy in our everyday life, has been translated into vital guide for personal wellbeing and professional success."
--Patricia Moore, industrial designer and gerontologist
"A mesmerizing melange of history, social science, neuroscience, psychology and sociology. Krznaric is calling for nothing short of an empathy revolution and paints a compelling and practical picture of how to get there. His concept of an 'Empathy Museum' is as brilliant as he is."
--Mary Gordon, Founder/President, Roots of Empathy
Praise for Roman Krznaric's "How Should We Live?"
"Appealingly provocative...Mr. Krznaric writes with passion and lucidity."
--The Wall St. Journal
"Part psychological manual, part cultural manifesto, part philosophical memoir of our civilization's collective conscience...an illuminating and awakening read."
--Maria Popova, Brainpickingsshow more