If You’re in Age-Denial, You’re Overestimating the Competency of Your Peers

Dispelling the myth can make us happier.

Malinda Fusco
Jan 12 · 7 min read
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Feeling Younger Than Your Physical Age Is a Real Phenomenon

“You’ll Understand When You’re Older” and Other Lies

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Source: Know Your Meme

The Truth of Competency: No One Is Truly Competent

“Mankind is made of two kinds of people: wise people who know they’re fools, and fools who think they are wise.”

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Lee Se-Dol; Source: Wikimedia Commons

“I’ve realized that I’m not at the top even if I become the number one through frantic efforts. Even if I become the number one, there is an entity that cannot be defeated.”

Social Media Perpetrates the Issue

Dispelling the Myth

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