You might never know the why behind someone’s less-than-ideal, not-the-way-you-wish-it-was behavior.
Here’s a curative for the sharp judgement that often accompanies our disappointment in others — just a single, surprising expansive phrase: You just never know. Use it before you jump to conclusions that someone’s a jerk, or that they need an attitude adjustment, or that they could be doing better than they are.
Read the rest. It’s good.