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How to be brilliant: find someone smarter than you

So. You want to be brilliant, huh? I have a tip to help make that come true. Want to hear?

Find someone smarter than you

Now, let me just start by saying that I\’m by no means brilliant. I am painfully aware of that fact. However, I\’m working to change that by paying attention to people way smarter than me.

I\’ll be the first to admit that it\’s easier to interact with people on your level, but making an effort to step that up and surround yourself with smarter people will have a major effect on your intellect. There\’s a fantastic quote I\’ll defer to that makes the point crystal clear. Continue reading