The Quiet People: The nerve-shredding, twisty MUST-READ bestseller
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It’s very hard to fool a quiet person. They listen and watch everything that goes on carefully. While louder types may amaze others with their eloquence and enthusiasm, the quiet one in the room will notice when those words have little depth and are full of bluster or badly thought through ideas. They spend a lot of time chattering away without actually taking the time to think through what they’re saying. They're too busy listening to themselves to hear what anyone else has to say.
The Quiet People, by Paul Cleave – book review – Cafethinking The Quiet People, by Paul Cleave – book review – Cafethinking
When doing a big climb, you must ensure the ladder is in the right spot so that you won’t fall. The quiet person knows that they need to bring all their senses together to get their ladder of life in the proper stance to ensure they won’t topple. 20. They’re Pros at Cultivating Imagination
So here are six reasons you should never underestimate the power of a quiet person:
No one can know why you’re quiet until they get to know you. If they take the liberty of telling you you’re quiet, then they shut the door on that possibility. This has probably happened to you; where you’ve had your tendency towards space, thinking time, and the resulting external quietness, pointed out. Perhaps by a teacher, a boss, a colleague, or an acquaintance at a club or organisation. Double Standards
Quiet People” are Often Misread and Misunderstood How “Quiet People” are Often Misread and Misunderstood
Balance is so important in your life as it brings the mind, body, and spirit into harmony. Life is so busy with all the hustle and bustle of the day, but the quiet person knows that they must nurture their spiritual being as much as the physical one. Have you ever tried to climb up on a roof? People think I’m quiet because I’m shy. The truth is I’m shy at first but when I’m comfortable with someone, I do the stupidest random things. – unknown
12. Their Words Are Powerful
I owe everything that I have done to the fact that I am very much at ease being alone. Marilynne Robinson I’m not going to try to cover every potential motivation of a Dark Horse. But there are three approaches we might look at to get to know them better:
Being an introvert in an extroverted world: advocating for
Introversion is generally understood as a tendency to be more focused on the internal world of thoughts and feelings, rather than the outer world of people and things. Introverts tend to be quieter, more reserved and deliberate than their extroverted counterparts and they often prefer to work independently or in smaller groups. The mythsof introversion
Quiet people always know more than they seem. Although very normal, their inner world is by default fronted mysterious and therefore assumed weird. Never underestimate the social awareness and sense of reality in a quiet person; they are some of the most observant, absorbent persons of all. ― Criss Jami You might feel that they’re bored, unhappy, and even unapproachable (depending on the rest of their demeanor). Have you ever heard the phrase, “Quiet people have the loudest minds?” This statement is a notable fact about introvert people.