Why you can' trust yoursekf

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Why you can' trust yoursekf

Post by Tdarcos » Thu Jun 20, 2019 1:14 pm

This article is a fascinating read, and may tell you things you didn't know about yourself.

Why You Can’t Trust Yourself
Even when you think you know for sure, think again.
Mark Manson

Bertrand Russell famously said, “The whole problem with the world is that fools and fanatics are so certain of themselves and wiser people so full of doubts.”

Over the years, I’ve hammered on the importance of becoming comfortable with uncertainty and ambiguity, in questioning all of your most cherished beliefs and dreams, on practicing skepticism, and doubting everything, most importantly yourself. Throughout these posts, I’ve hinted at the fact that our brains are fundamentally unreliable, that we really have no clue what we’re talking about, even when we think we do, and so on.

But I’ve never given concrete examples or explanations. Well, here they are. Eight reasons you can’t trust yourself, as demonstrated by psychology.

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