They don’t allow their feelings to be masked or ignored.
Being intelligent is more than getting a high SAT score and attending an Ivy League college. It’s more than being able to list out all of the state capitals and using six-syllable words.
1. You’ve definitely acted like the ‘crazy girlfriend’ once or twice – but it’s only because you’re in touch with your emotions. You’re not afraid to wear your heart on your sleeve.
Trivial things used to kill my mood. And by trivial things, I mean perverts on the streets who think catcalling me will make me blush in a good way.
I read every day from one fiction book, one non-fiction book, one self-help book, and one book about games. I love games.
Learning something from the people you admire is really the point here. If you do it just once a day you’ll learn 365 incredible things a year.
Fuck bro rates. Quit working for free.
I try to contribute every day. To have impact. To learn and then share.
Being snobbish or judgmental or looking down on people have no place in the same sentence as ‘intelligence’. An intelligent mind knows there’s potential in everyone and a desire to help and increase social well-being is born.
Being emotionally intelligent means that you are capable of assessing every situation from an agile point of view in order to act accordingly. You aren’t overthrown by your thoughts and emotions because you’re in complete control of them.