Habits Of Intelligent People
Of course there are IQ Tests available that prove the intelligence of a person but there some habits of intelligent people naturally have in them. One of them is doing and not just saying. Napeolean Hill expressed the same by his saying- Action is the real measure of intelligence.
If you go back to history you will find intelligent people had come up with something after their failures and research. So just like these there are many more habits that one can observe and conclude the who is an intelligent person.
So what are habits of intelligent people that make them stand apart from the rest ?
Read on to know.
1… They question everything.
“I have no special talents, I am only passionately curious.”- Albert Einstein. Insatiable curiosity is the common trait that you will find among all the intelligent people. They crave for learning every time and everywhere till their last breath. If you ask too many questions and more importantly you have the ability to ask right question then this is the sign that you are highly clever.
2… They introspect.
An intelligent person knows where they need to stop learning and exploring and when to start introspection and give break to their engine of their body- brain. They know how to unwind themselves by treating themselves with breaks and trips and by following not so stressing work schedules.
3… They are aware of what they do not know.
Intelligent persons are mostly well aware of the gaps in their knowledge. They know their level of ignorance and do not mind saying in front of group of people or any learned man that ‘I do not know about this’. Writes Jim Winer, intelligent people “are not afraid to say: ‘I don’t know.’ If they don’t know it, they can learn it.
4… They are open to new and other perspectives.
Smart person will always be open minded and not close to new thoughts, ideas, criticism and opportunities. They not feel bad whenever some one give their perspective or ask you to do something in a new way. So their willingness to change better and to explore problems in as many ways in order to reach the best solution shows how smart and intelligent one person is.
5… They do not buy things of face value.
This is one of the common Habits Of Intelligent People. Most of the time, they are skeptical about the things that surface. This may seem as wrong habit but most intelligent people tend to believe things only if they find the information is from authentic side or if they see or hear by themselves.
“An intelligent mind has a strong aversion to accepting things on face value and therefore withholds belief until presented with ample evidence,” says one of the blogger on Quora.
6… They do not heed to trivial conversations.
They know do not pay attention to useless information. Yes! many smart minds know ignore things provide least knowledge or helpful in nature. They abhor gossip or topic which is not at all substantive.
7… They are sensitive and has the ability to adapt
They can survive in any complicated settings. They have the awesome capability to change their behavior or make changes as per the surrounding and situation.
Do you too know some of the habits of Intelligent People, then do not forget to mention below.