The Curse of the Gifted

Scientifically accurate

We can be great without being the best.

It’s more fulfilling to strive to be memorable, interesting, or important, than it is to strive for the hyper-specific metric of excellence. In fact, the greatest people in life are rarely the best at anything; they instead make a meaningful difference by leveraging their unique combination of advantages — gradualist and punctuated alike — to leave the world better than they found it.

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