Ever feel like you were born in the wrong country?
“In China there was more emphasis on listening, on asking questions rather than holding forth, on putting others’ needs first. In the United States (-- and in Brazil, I must add), he feels, conversation is about how effective you are at turning your experiences into stories, whereas a Chinese person might be concerned with taking up too much of the other person's time with inconsequential information."
Excerpt From: Cain, Susan. “Quiet.”