f you just learn a single trick, Scout, you'll get along a lot better with all kinds of folks. You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view . . . until you climb inside of his skin and walk around in it
Empathy is a word that refers to an ability to understand how someone else feels, and to share these feelings. We try to teach children empathy so that they will be kind to animals and treat other people with respect. Some people may not be capable of empathy, and these individuals are missing a key component that highlights the good in man.