Can we increase our ability to love and to be loved? Brene Brown, PhD, LMSW, author of The Gifts of Imperfection and professor at the University of Houston, shares what makes people so capable of both receiving and giving love.
Of all the thousands of people I've interviewed and studied over the years—looking for patterns in the data—only about 15 to 20 percent were folks living with their whole hearts, folks who were really all in when it came to their relationships.
So I decided I wanted to find out why. What quality did these people have that made them so capable of both receiving and giving love?