This article in The Atlantic has been steadily making the rounds since 2003. Still appearing on the ‘most emailed’ list, Jonathan Rauch explores life for an introvert.
“Are introverts arrogant? Hardly. I suppose this common misconception has to do with our being more intelligent, more reflective, more independent, more level-headed, more refined, and more sensitive than extroverts. Also, it is probably due to our lack of small talk, a lack that extroverts often mistake for disdain. We tend to think before talking, whereas extroverts tend to think by talking…”