I Admire Unusual And Intellectual People

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    nohopekid nohopekid
    22-25, M
    Nov 19, 2014

    I find when you come across things

    that are certainly not the 'norm' or the daily occurrence, I feel it's refreshing. I love intelligence and I'm attracted to it, it shows a certain... Mental strength that I adore and I'd like to think I have that in myself too. New and unexpected experiences meeting people who...
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    3 Responses Dec 13, 2014

    lets consider just the Unusuals.

    . I like to watch them, read about them, get into their head and see its functionalities which is responsible for their actions. its like watching a psychopath film. I want to make films about them. To mention few Jeffrey Dahmer, Andrei Chikatilo etc. What made them non human is...
    olimurugavel olimurugavel
    31-35, M
    Mar 6, 2015

    Why is it that I can have these great

    conversations on here but Find no one where I live or work with that I can physically talk to who can provide the same type of stimulating conversation. This is not the type of existance I desire. Have only virtual friends. Ug so frustrating!!
    Borinquen Borinquen
    46-50, F
    9 Responses Feb 15, 2015

    Having a slight tendency to say callous

    and unfamiliar things with a fascination by how others react in graceless situations. Curious in only the answers to questions you'd rather not be asked. Oblivious to the mainstream, impressed only by peculiar things. It becomes unusually rare for something to attract my eye...
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    2 Responses Aug 8, 2015


    Plain and simple, I get bored with 'normal'. I sort of feel like a collector of peculiar people. The misfits if you will. Those that look at the world differently. I'm different. I'm weird and odd and sometimes awkward. How could I fit in with normies? Lol. But, I appreciate...
    kbetweens kbetweens
    31-35, F
    12 Responses Nov 6, 2013

    Im attracted to the brain.

    I like conversations that intrigue in which I can argue with you and you can argue with me. I like to explore various topics from math to science to literature and astronomy. I think Im called a sapiosexual.
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    13 Responses Jan 3, 2016

    The Unusual

    Most Intelligent people are unusual, for instance Einstein wore women's high heels, not because he was gay but that they were shoes. So he wore them. Majority of famous painters were all very strange people, example would be Da Vinci, Van Gogh and Dali. Beethoven was deaf...
    revolution77 revolution77
    18-21, M
    13 Responses Mar 16, 2011

    The unusual draws me in

    and the intellect makes me stay!
    khewster khewster
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Sep 23, 2014

    How come society makes us feel bad

    for thinking out the box when all the time it's made up to control us. Come play at secreterotica . com it's sexy, fun the groups and library are wicked and no BS censorship either.
    YouKnowItMakesSense YouKnowItMakesSense
    31-35, M
    Nov 28, 2014

    The beautiful thing about humans is

    that we are all unique. Some people just hide it, trying to blend in with the world, but they should embrace their unique traits! Intelligence is a very admirable quality, and I think people are more intelligent than they realize and express.. You can also improve intellectually...
    dollghost dollghost
    31-35, F
    2 Responses May 16, 2014

    My kid draws the most hilarious pictures.

    I am usually laughing too hard to get upset about him drawing in school when he's suppose to be listening. Anatomically, his pictures are fascinating (not this one--it's pretty tame). He depicts people as these amorphous hybrids that are absolutely bizarre. No doubt they...
    Tannasheart Tannasheart
    51-55, F
    2 Responses Dec 17, 2014

    I went to a group meditation we shared at the

    end just one person made me open my eyes and stare not the handsome one but the one that made me think I love intellect
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    1 Response May 10, 2015

    It's true. A real intellectual can be very cool

    and aloof on one hand and then so disarmingly sweet that you forget how a moment ago you felt like the thickest brick on the planet. I love the lofty thinker! The awkward small talker! The open hearted!
    Ophelia13 Ophelia13
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Mar 18, 2014

    Rides The Bus Again

    If only the fair to ride the bus was your story,,. Any given time look closely at the people sharing your commute, I have an unusual perspective, I see stories and experiences instead of faces. I took a ride recently just for fun and there was a nice mix of very interesting...
    sadfish sadfish
    31-35, M
    5 Responses Nov 30, 2011


    Nothingness is potential energy, while everything is an expression of kinetic energy. Energy is matter sped up... Matter is energy slowed down... Our bodies are made of matter; our souls made of energy. Think about it...
    Kidofthejungle Kidofthejungle
    22-25, M
    1 Response Aug 27, 2013

    I am a masterpiece!!!

    nath2281 nath2281
    16-17, F
    1 Response Mar 18, 2016

    Intellectuals floor me in the same way pretty

    guys capture other women. I would've happily been Professor Robert Reich's love slave---all 4'11" of him. It's one of my weaknesses; once I discover a person's interested in philosophy, physics, literature or advanced math, I'm immediately in awe---and a tad intimidated.
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    9 Responses Aug 23, 2014

    I have always wanted to know what it is like to

    be "normal" , so this year I tried. I tried watching the television shows I hear people talking about, listening to the music played on the radio, dressing like other woman my age in my area, and just generally trying to fit it with the society where I live. It didn't last long...
    Letmenurseyou Letmenurseyou
    51-55, F
    9 Responses Jan 31, 2014

    Two words. Alan Turing.

    Probably one of the most brilliant and unusual people.
    AmyPond11th AmyPond11th
    16-17, F
    2 Responses Jul 31, 2015
    Johnnyrotten1 Johnnyrotten1
    36-40, M
    13 Responses Dec 4, 2014

    I love being around people

    who are more intelligent than me. I have above intelligence but I have learned so much from people whose insight and knowledge is uncanny. I'm also drawn to people who defy convention. I am a big fan of the Beat Generation. I liked the Doors rock group because no else had their...
    Gennee Gennee
    66-70, T
    1 Response Nov 13, 2015

    These people are few

    and far between, i have been fortunate to meet unusual and intellectual people trust me this is a combination that draws you in whether you want it or not they are fascinating on all levels and one man i met almost (as drastic as this sounds) became like a drug he was so off the...
    Jazmine24 Jazmine24
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Mar 4, 2014

    Crushes are people to whom you are like"ok,

    I am going to like you for 1 month because I believe your cuteness will bore me by then." We, "admirers","like" special people, special friends and don't have crush on them.
    Maaren Maaren
    18-21, M
    Nov 20, 2014

    The ones I have always most admired are those

    who dare to stand outside the norm. Brilliant people who forged their own paths, Lawrence of Arabia, Chinese Gordon, Fred Dobbs, Jim Hendrix, Jim Morrison...so many, people who played life by their own rules. I not only admire them I want to be like them.
    savoy2 savoy2
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Sep 27, 2015

    Nikola Tesla. . . one of the most underrated,

    non-celebrated scientists. His works are still being used today. Like, I mean, he thought of things that scientists couldnt comprehend till today. . . Yes, and he is the one you should remember for electricity. NOT Edison. Edison was just like Bill Gates haha
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    4 Responses Oct 12, 2014

    i love intellect i find it very attractive

    People that read and talk about good books That think aloud and share That make me think.... well and if its attractive outside then the full package
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    1 Response May 6, 2015

    Problem being they become harder

    and harder to find. Give me an intellectual anyday I am tired of the boring and mundane.
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    7 Responses Aug 27, 2014

    I think I used too. And

    now I don't. I think I viewed myself as pretty shallow for liking intellectual people and also realised that the whole world is unusual if you break someone down and slowly peered into their souls. I found someone who's intellect didn't match my own. They weren't not dumb not...
    TheWestlifer TheWestlifer
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jan 3, 2016

    Narcissist Yeah. I have a love affair with

    myself. It's embarrassing. But it's worth it. I'm so awesome!
    Some1umayNo Some1umayNo
    46-50, M
    Mar 9, 2015

    My son would not participate in school.

    He was too socially awkward. He bucks authority that has no real superiority other than mere rank. He did not conform. I do not conform either, but I put more value in the education I wanted. He reads voraciously though. I managed to enroll him in GED classes at age 17. He had...
    parttimefreak parttimefreak
    41-45, F
    3 Responses Jul 3, 2015

    Yes I do totally admire unusual people.

    and intellectual. To me being intellectual isn't knowing everything it's about being able to have a meaningful conversation that isn't narrow minded. I love people that don't know they are unusual because that's when they truly are. I had a girl the other day that came into my...
    Renezra Renezra
    26-30, F
    4 Responses Mar 23, 2014

    The best...unusual is gooood.

    Intellect is goooood.I would love to be surrounded by people like that.
    4biandu 4biandu
    31-35, F
    4 Responses Jul 19, 2014

    Sapiosexual, I believe the word is called

    for an intelligence kink. I love a smarty pants.
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    12 Responses Apr 3, 2014

    I once owned a frog named Willy.

    He was a special special special frog. Willy could get very silly. That is all.
    Johnnyrotten1 Johnnyrotten1
    36-40, M
    3 Responses Dec 18, 2014

    I have been attracted to lyricists

    that are multi-talented, especially if they are poets, artists, activists, and pursue as many different opportunities to participate in interesting activities as possible. I have been incredibly into Perry Farrell, Trent Reznor, Maynard James Keenan, and Morrissey for quite some...
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    2 Responses May 20, 2015

    We have all come to this site to be ourselves

    by expressing the thoughts, feelings, wisdom, and intellect we each possess. I am so thankful that I was able to enjoy the ability to express my true feelings as well as the kindness of others through this site. I have gotten through many trivial moments with the help of the...
    bttrflydrmr bttrflydrmr
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Mar 28, 2016

    Usually an intellectual person has a different

    pattern of thought than other people which will draw you to them, and trust me anyone who can change the way you think to the better is a golden ticket. Thinking is life. And changing the way of thinking is life changing.
    Offing Offing
    22-25, F
    Mar 8, 2014

    I've met quite a few people on here

    who fit this description perfectly. I'm not sure where they are now, especially one in particular. I've also met some strange and intelligent people in real life. They are my favourite people to meet. Easy to get along with, very accepting, lenient, fluid and creative. odd...
    Jordbaerbonnie Jordbaerbonnie
    31-35, F
    8 Responses Sep 23, 2015

    Sometimes people who are intelligent are

    considered unusual because of they way they think and process the world. I love learning about those people and what makes their brains go.
    beenhereb4 beenhereb4
    26-30, F
    5 Responses Mar 11, 2015

    I really do. Perhaps it's

    because I myself am so odd! Really! I have so many idiosyncracities that I'm quite sure I don't know where to begin. I'll use my baby brother, No. 3 in the line of mama's boys! 4th grade, he's 70 pounds wet, little over 4'7''. Tiny, but really nice, polite, and sweet! So...
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    1 Response Sep 19, 2015

    I admire my coworker

    who is good at everything. It takes more than just conviction to be who he is. I admire him because he helps me challenge myself and raise my own bar.
    tejaswini4588 tejaswini4588
    26-30, F
    1 Response Nov 20, 2014

    Life Is Like A Box Of Chocolates

    We live in a society where it is the done thing to conform, to fit in with the sterotype that is commonplace, the normwhich is why I admire unusual and intellectual people - their uniqueness, their confidence, there life-stories, interests and commentaries - I find them...
    lostlittlefirefly lostlittlefirefly
    41-45, F
    Jun 14, 2012

    Yes, I like the unusual

    and quirkiness but that doesn't amount to psychopaths and perversion. I am attracted to intelligent people because I am a curious cat and forever willing to learn something new.I like the company of intelligent minds as they always provide the opportunity to expand the horizon.I...
    Susana1985 Susana1985
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Apr 20, 2014

    As shameless are pathetic liars

    and fakers about their lies and fakeness As most shameless am I to expose my honest biggest love for itself my real powers and the way my true being is Evangelio, Evaggelos = Happy Messenger aka Unknown-Zero***HardAngel-Fulfilling better known as THE ONLY ONE KING OF THE GREY...
    Egolikeme69 Egolikeme69
    46-50, M
    1 Response Dec 15, 2015

    Hitler is a bad, evil soul

    that is not worth celebrating. But I just admire his military genius in taking control of all of france. Not that it was a good thing tho
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    2 Responses Sep 3, 2015

    What makes someone unusual

    and intellectual? These are both traits that are in the eye of the beholder in some sense, right? I mean if something unusual is out of the norm, define normal. Is it something you don't see everyday? Also there are so many different types of intelligence, some that are more...
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