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Growing up, I was taught that pride was something to keep an eye on, so I tried to recognize the thin line between confidence and arrogance. With the age of social media normalizing boasting about our achievements, how does humility fit in? Intellectual humility allows our curiosity to learn from one another and understand that our views are often limited. True humility offers us an openness to the interconnectedness that we have with each other. The article at the end shares a simple yet insightful look at the superpowers of humility. –Guri

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Editor’s Note: Growing up, I was taught that pride was something to keep an eye on, so I tried to recognize the thin line between confidence and arrogance. With the age of social media normalizing boasting about our achievements, how does humility fit in? Intellectual humility allows our curiosity to learn from one another and understand that our views are often limited. True humility offers us an openness to the interconnectedness that we have with each other. The article at the end shares a simple yet insightful look at the superpowers of humility. –Guri
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