Empathy and social skills are social intelligence, the interpersonal part of emotional intelligence. That's why they look alike.
I think that I am strongest in linguistic and musical intelligence, and I continue to work on my interpersonal and intrapersonal intelligence.
Intelligence without ambition is a bird without wings.
A cardinal principle of Total Quality escapes too many managers: you cannot continuously improve interdependent systems and processes until you progressively perfect interdependent, interpersonal relationships.