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Society cannot continue to disable themselves through their need to categor

Society cannot continue to disable themselves through their need to categorize people or make assumptions as to another individual's abilities.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Still, intuitive assumptions about behavior is only the starting point of s

Still, intuitive assumptions about behavior is only the starting point of systematic analysis, for alone they do not yield many interesting implications.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

It's sad that we never get trained to leave assumptions behind.

It's sad that we never get trained to leave assumptions behind.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

When we believe in lies, we cannot see the truth, so we make thousands of a

When we believe in lies, we cannot see the truth, so we make thousands of assumptions and we take them as truth. One of the biggest assumptions we make is that the lies we believe are the truth!
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

The worst mistake of first contact, made throughout history by individuals

The worst mistake of first contact, made throughout history by individuals on both sides of every new encounter, has been the unfortunate habit of making assumptions. It often proved fatal.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

What is important is to treat everyone like an individual and learning not

What is important is to treat everyone like an individual and learning not to generalize autism. With autism, people make assumptions, but it's very broad, and everyone's so different. You have to treat each person as an individual.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

It has been said already, but bears repeating: no blanket statement can sum

It has been said already, but bears repeating: no blanket statement can sum up an entire group of people. No book, no chapter, no study, no research report can attempt to do that either. Instead, Understanding Y attempts to start a conversation - one that
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

... always keep in mind that an article of faith is not something that the

... always keep in mind that an article of faith is not something that the faithful assume. Faith, for those who have it, is the most certain form of knowledge, not a tentative opinion.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Intelligence people are no different from anybody else. They have preconcep

Intelligence people are no different from anybody else. They have preconceptions, and when they see them in real life, it reinforces how brilliant they think they are.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

It's as if she assumes everything will go right, and when it doesn't - whic

It's as if she assumes everything will go right, and when it doesn't - which, of course, is pretty often - she is surprised and affronted.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

TR on using extramarital accusations against Wilson: "It won't work. You ca

TR on using extramarital accusations against Wilson: "It won't work. You can't cast a man as Romeo who looks and acts like an apothecary's clerk.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

In the general American population, 3.9 percent of adult men are six foot t

In the general American population, 3.9 percent of adult men are six foot two or taller. Among my CEO sample, almost a third were six foot two or taller.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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