Albert Einstein famously defined insanity as “doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.” By this measure, when an approach proves unsuccessful, the “sane “ (intelligent) response is to try another.
Why, then, do so many people do the same foolish things over and over? For example . . .
Mothers or fathers who threaten children with punishments, such as taking away privileges, that they and their children know will never be carried out.… Read More