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How to Overcome Hidden Disadvantages of Being Smart

If you’re not careful, knowledge can be a curse

This is torture.

You’re smart enough to know exactly what’s possible in this life, but you can’t bring yourself to do what it takes to get it.

At least if you’re dumb, ignorance is bliss.




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