The Power of Introverts – Ep 1 – Susan Cain

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25 Responses to “The Power of Introverts – Ep 1 – Susan Cain”

  1. Gianelli Astrid  on August 14th, 2013

    I hate humans too…


  2. Alexandria Alexander  on August 14th, 2013

    I’m exactly like that!


  3. EnimCras  on August 14th, 2013

    Ha, well to solve that I’m going to go make a SubReddit for it instead. :D


  4. LordReserei01  on August 14th, 2013

    I’m not shy, I just find human interaction exhausting most of the time. I have many things to say, but can never get a word in most of the time. I don’t have a lot of friends, because the few I have I absolutely trust and have deep connections with, they’re people who understand me – quality over quantity.

    I’m told by some to get a life when I have a life. It’s just a quiet and minimalist one, and I’m happy with that. How many people can say they’re happy with their lives?

    I’m an Introvert.


  5. ManufacturedLack  on August 14th, 2013

    Loneliness, vs. solitude. 


  6. Jaime Pech  on August 14th, 2013

    Yes there is. Ambivert. You definitely can fall in the middle. No one is either a true intro or extrovert.


  7. Gabriela Velasquez  on August 14th, 2013

    i am 98% introvert, and the other 2% is the fact that when it comes to school or work, i am a multitasker, and, i enjoy taking personal risks (that don’t involve other people), like going bungee jumping spontaneously, but never with other human beings, nope, i like being alone most of the time, and i hate parties.


  8. king daniel  on August 14th, 2013

    Extroverts spends more money. they are the market, sorry. 


  9. comment12423  on August 14th, 2013

    Great video.
    I think extroverts have a deficiency in social skills. They, too often, are inept at formulating a relevant basis for which to communicate information.
    For Example.. an extrovert on the bus just rambled to me for an hour about his dog.
    While an introvert created this video by analyzing what is valuable information to the world and providing it on a relevant medium (youtube), an extrovert just wasted an hour of his time (and mine) running his mouth like verbal diarrhea. (rip carlin)


  10. johan flod  on August 14th, 2013

    introverts are bold, but they do not brag about it. ….


  11. samuelcarson3  on August 14th, 2013

    Att: teachers ..use this video ..6 th grade ..please


  12. deepak5326  on August 14th, 2013



  13. Kendya Reyes  on August 14th, 2013

    I strolled down to the comments and discovered a similar trend that seems to be confusing so many people. Remember this:

    Introverts don’t want to be alone; they want to be LEFT alone.

    We wouldn’t be human if we weren’t attracted to other people, now would we? ;)


  14. sweetrobertos  on August 14th, 2013

    That’s exactly how I am. I can’t seem to find a career that’s a good fit for me. Unfortunately I am 45. Still searching.


  15. TreMo3o3  on August 14th, 2013

    And there is something in the middle, its called Ambivert. Look it up!


  16. TreMo3o3  on August 14th, 2013

    Introverts are usually very comfortable in group situations, and can even be large scale leaders and very well spoken. They just prefer to be alone, in order to be able to be introspective without being interrupted/distracted by people. By your statement you just seem a little uncomfortable in group situations, which is much more common than being an introvert. Not trying to say that’s what your problem really is, just giving an opinion! Don’t want you to self diagnose & confuse yourself.


  17. tontsa911  on August 14th, 2013

    I am very much the same, except I have no friends at all. I’m pretty sure you and me are both introverts.


  18. Maha Ali  on August 14th, 2013

    btw many awesome ppl were introverts like Gandhi and Abraham Lincoln..


  19. Maha Ali  on August 14th, 2013

    I was told by my teachers that im a great speaker but I should speak more and I thought that I was weird and different…

    but since I now understand that im simply an introvert i’ll just stop giving them fucks…cuze im out of them anyways…maybe i’ll give them this video’s link


  20. Xarxez Gates  on August 14th, 2013

    I like to relax by being alone or with couple of good friends. Being in a huge crowd does frustrate me because I am a silent person. Direct, hyperactive much and loud talking people make me nervous. But here is the thing: If I am too much alone I feel bad and want to go to meet people and have some fun.


  21. Espionne numidas  on August 14th, 2013



  22. tontsa911  on August 14th, 2013


    How do you relax, by being alone (or with a small group) or by being in a large group of people? What frustrates you more: being in a huge crowd or being completely alone?


  23. drpikachu  on August 14th, 2013

    9 people are Extroverts


  24. Chris Pilgrom  on August 14th, 2013

    Ambivert I believe.


  25. Xarxez Gates  on August 14th, 2013

    Is there a term for being both or something between intro- and extravert ?


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