We become satisfied and seek validation about our decisions on life by asking other peoples opinions about it. As individuals, we don’t want to hear the opposite of what we want to do from others. We also influence the other person to say what we WANT to hear whether it is the worse thing. We hold back on something we want to do whether it is in public or private because We’re concerned about what others think. Why do we do this and what is the purpose? Read more.