Rarely do I make a good first impression, yet there are more than a few who trust me.
Judging by a first impression is equivalent to judging a book by its cover. I do not have to be specific to remind you about assumptions, and what they do.
Why are we surprised at the difficulty of finding those with natural intelligence?
Because independent thinking, outside the box and beyond, and thinking and behaving differently are frowned upon. Add to that deep insecurity and competitiveness, and you don’t get an ideal scenario.
Accepting everyone for whom and how they are is easier said than done, especially when boundaries are crossed, when mutual respect is unattainable.
So we continue to strive towards authentic civilization and hope to reach that first step, someday.
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