One of the principles I keep on repeating without it ever getting gotten, pretty much by anyone, is that YOU can’t tell how intelligent you are, and YOU can’t tell how intelligent a person you interact with is.
The general principle is
- you can only see maybe ten points above your own IQ
- you consider yourself more intelligent than you are
- because are very dupeable… and you cannot see that if someone is a good ‘talker’, if they are entertaining, that doesn’t mean they are intelligent.
I recently measured the IQ of people in two of my programs. Continue reading “But whenever you are comfortable, you stopped growing, and started dying.”