Posts Tagged ‘Robin Grille’

A chave para um futuro pacífico e sustentável

19/02/2010

The key to world peace and sutainability lies in the way we collectivelly relate to our children. I am aware, of course, that this has been said before. Until recently, however, whenever this idea has been expressed, it has been either downplayed or resisted. Perhaps we are afraid of the responsibility it entails. Today however groundbreaking research has brought new confirmation to this ancient idea. Our understanding of early childhood development has grown so rapidly in recent years that we can now say the following with unprecedented confidence: the human brain and heart that are met primarily with empathy in the critical early years cannot and will not choose a violent or selfish life.
(Trecho inicial do livro Parenting for a Peaceful World, do psicólogo e psicoterapeuta australiano Robin Grille)
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