#27: How is This Even Possible?
Just because someone might be smart and understand certain things about the world doesn’t mean that they automatically see things in the world in the same way you do. Many people out there associate their outlook on life and their values as the correct ones to possess, but intelligence isn’t necessarily related to these things.
The most common mistake people always make when it comes to meeting intelligent people is assuming that they will have different politics than they do. Just because someone might exhibit certain behaviors or make you think that they will behave a certain way isn’t on them; most of the time, it’s on you.