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The Boy Whose Brain Could Unlock Autism

"So how do people with autism see the world, exactly? We, and only we, can ever know the answer to that one! Sometimes I actually pity you for not being able to see the beauty of the world in the same way we do. Really, our vision of the world can be incredible, just incredible." Naoki Higashida (pg. 59)

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Don't presume you know what someone is feeling let actions and reality tell the story, your best moments are not necessarily perceived the same as others, share your feelings by all means but be careful making statements on how others feel cos it is all a matter of perspective and they just might have a different version to yours

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14 Most Likeable Personality Traits

14 Most Likeable Personality Traits

Well, I guess we can't all be perfect. Just remember that the ultimate nice guy (pictured above) died face down in a pool. It's not enough to be likable. Goodness is not the sum of checked moral boxes.

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The most frustrating thing when it comes to trying to talk about problems (even if it's not mental illness) is the other person makes it about themselves and that either they've "had it harder" or "your problem aren't as bad as *insert their problem*" Why do we feel we have to outweigh each other in who has or has had it the worst? We all go through and process things differently.

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I stopped explaining myself when I realized people only understand from their level of perception.

8 Rules of Change to Catch the Day.

"Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth." ~Marcus Aurelius