Why Mars and Venus Collide
Once upon a time, Martians and Venusians functioned in separate worlds. But in today's hectic and career-oriented environment, relationships have become a lot more complicated, and men and women are experiencing unprecedented levels of stress. To add to the increasing tension, most men and women are also completely unaware that they are actually hardwired to react differen...more
I confess that while I was reading this...more
"Being aware of our innate biochemical differences frees us from the unhealthy compulsion to change our partners and eventually leads us to celebrate our...more
Gray strives to explain the hormonal differences between men and women and how these differences cause wildly different behaviors and attitudes....more
The author also makes frequent allusions to religion/spirituality and seeking out a therapist as important tools without acknowledging that for some people these are not options or priorities.
The book makes many references to research about the brain, hormones, and evolution, which makes it seem very credible. I found the sections part...more
اكثر ما عجبني هو فكره ان تكون مسؤول عن سعادتك بنسبه ٩٠٪ بينما يساهم شريك حياتك في سعادتك بنسبه ١٠٪
اتضح لي ان العلاقات الشخصيه لا تؤخذ كشيء مضمون اي انها متى ما صلحت في بدايتها فهذا يعني انها ستصلح مدى الحياه بالضروره بل يجب العمل عليها دائما لتنميتها وتقويتها ولتكون مصدر سعاده لنا في حياتنا لفترات طويله
عموماً هو من الكتب القليلة اللي ناوي أقرأه تاني وتالت إن شاء الله
There is some truth in this book, hence the 2 stars instead of 1, but I still don't like it.
Partially because I'm not a stereotypical woman,...more
يجيب على الشباب قراءته قبل الزواج و بعد الزواج ..
سأعيد قرآءته يوما من الأيام
There’s no need to read John Gray’s first book Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus before reading this one but it does explain the whole “Martian” and “Venusian” concept. There’s only a little repetition between the two. This book actually scientifically explains some of the things mentioned in his...more
Here is a review" The unprecedented levels of stress both men and women are experiencing is taking a toll on our romantic relationships. Whether single or in committed relationships, we are often too busy or too tired to sustain feelings of attraction, motivation, and affection. Everyday stre...more
I learnt about oxytoxin - hormone related to love. Women produce oxytoxin as a way of...more
I make a point of re-reading this on a regular basis just to remind myself of the basics. I have owned seve...more
John Gray is an American author on relationships and personal growth, best known for his 1992 book Men Are from Mars, Women Are from Venus, and other "pop psychology" books offering relationship advice.
He was previously married to fellow self-help author Barbara De Angelis, but they divorced in 1984. He is now m...more