Introverts don’t like people

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introvertHatePeopleThis is the fifth in a weekly series debunking myths about introverts.  (See last week’s post.)  The basis of the 10 week series is the article written by Carl King.  I will show his thinking, add mine and then encourage all of you to contribute your thoughts on the subject.

Don’t know if you’re an introvert or an extrovert?  Take Susan Cain’s quiz.

Myth #4 – Introverts don’t like people

Carl:  On the contrary, Introverts intensely value the few friends they have. They can count their close friends on one hand. If you are lucky enough for an introvert to consider you a friend, you probably have a loyal ally for life. Once you have earned their respect as being a person of substance, you’re in.

Chris: For this topic, I have to quote from Shakespeare:

Those friends thou hast, and their adoption tried,
Grapple them to…

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3 thoughts on “Introverts don’t like people

    • Your welcome Chris. That was an awesome articke. I keep meaning to post something myself on the subject of introvertedness (most likely relating it to Myers-Briggs Personality Tyoe and being an ISTJ, I just never seem to get around to it.

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