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  • We all have encountered a quiet person or may even have quiet people as friends.

  • Quiet people are often misunderstood, so in this video I will cover ten facts on quiet people and we are starting right now.

  • One: quiet people appear mysterious and often don't speak a lot because they think a lot.

  • Quiet people almost always think before they speak to reply with something meaningful and avoid saying dumb stuff.

  • They also would rather have more information to craft a better response to connect with the person they are speaking with better.

  • Don't be surprised if a quiet person pauses mid conversation.

  • Two: quiet people are not necessarily shy.

  • There is no direct link.

  • Being quiet or introverted doesn't mean you are shy.

  • Someone can be quiet and not shy.

  • Shyness is a learned behavioral problem that makes it range from a bit hard to nearly impossible to socialize.

  • Quiet people can socialize just fine, they just prefer to say less and listen more.

  • According to an interview in Scientific America with Susan Cain, author of the book Quiet: The Power of Introverts: It's also important to understand that introversion is different from shyness.

  • Shyness is the fear of negative judgment, while introversion is simply the preference for less stimulation.

  • Three: quiet people can be loud and outgoing.

  • In the right situation, they become a completely different person.

  • When they are relaxed, happy, and surrounded by those they care about, they can be the life of the party.

  • If you are talking about something a quiet person is passionate about, you might have a hard time trying to shut them up.

  • Four: quiet people are actually creative and have interesting hobbies.

  • Stereotypes would make you believe that they only read books and do other boring things which is not true.

  • Reading books are not boring by the way.

  • Quiet people are passionate about creating stuff and they often have a rich inner life which helps fuel their creativity.

  • Try getting to know a quiet person better and you might find out they have interesting hobbies.

  • Five, quiet people are great at observing others.

  • While everyone else is talking, the quiet person is listening and observing.

  • They listen and observe to gather information to craft a good response to connect with the person they will speak to in a deeper way.

  • Since quiet people are great at observing, they are also able to read the mood well and follow along or strategically change it.

  • Six, quiet people are often intelligent.

  • Some of the smartest people are actually quiet.

  • The most famous example would be Bill Gates, the billionaire founder of Microsoft.

  • It helps that being quiet is good for your brain health because it gives the brain a chance to wander and reflect.

  • Seven, quiet people don't like gossip and think it is a waste of time.

  • Gossip simply isn't their cup of tea.

  • They don't like to talk about irrelevant things that don't concern them.

  • Because of this, quiet people can be trusted with your secrets.

  • They care about the feelings of others and won't spill your secrets over some gossip.

  • If you need someone to listen to your ideals, dreams, and passions, find a quiet person.

  • Eight, quiet people are not anti-social.

  • They are actually interested in other people and love being around people.

  • Just because they don't speak first or accept every invite or stay very late doesn't mean they are not interested in being around others.

  • They prefer small groups or one-on-one conversations to develop a meaningful connection.

  • Nine, quiet people are naturally curious and natural learners.

  • This might be one of the few reasons they like speaking less.

  • They rather observe and learn to fuel their thirst for knowledge.

  • They are more interested in learning about the people around them to expand their minds than open their mouths.

  • Ten, quiet people are not miserable.

  • Quiet people enjoy their own company and open up about themselves at their own pace.

  • Even if they don't want to socialize all the time, they are not miserable.

  • Don't worry about your quiet friend being lonely, they are probably enjoying their solitude.

  • Do you have quiet friends?

  • Leave a comment below and check out these other videos about quiet people.

We all have encountered a quiet person or may even have quiet people as friends.

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