I Am Smart

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    Many people think that is bad

    that I don't believe in love anymore and that I do so much And work so much to have money well this is what I see...love never got me nowhere it just left me with pain and I hustle every day to get the money I need for a better future I'm not thinking like a rookie anymore...
    notgranted42 notgranted42
    18-21, F
    1 Response Mar 13, 2015

    alot of people that aren't very smart say they

    would kill to be super smart let me just say being very smart isn't all it's made up to be it's actually pretty bad if your in school imagine everybody asking you questions constantly ant imagine being so smart you can't even have an intellectual conversation with someone it's...
    chuckzares chuckzares
    31-35, M
    Nov 6, 2014

    I'm a teacher and a pharmacist looking

    for smart people to talk to!
    itsjakedam2 itsjakedam2
    26-30, M
    Jul 28, 2015

    People Who Proclaim "I AM Smart"

    It's been my experience that the people who say "I'm smart" in one form or another, usually aren't.  It seems to derive from hearing "you're a dumbass" frequently.  Maybe it would be more accurate to say they lack a certain amount of wisdom.  The Socratic story about his being...
    Badogma Badogma
    41-45, M
    3 Responses Feb 10, 2011

    The Split Hair

    Intelligence That which makes you able Without chart or table To do your thinking Without blinking Until you find A question so hard You need the chart And find you’ve never learned to use it
    BittenDog BittenDog
    46-50, M
    6 Responses Jan 9, 2011

    I was a lonely and sad child

    who read constantly to escape to another world. I am young, but I feel like an old soul.
    Lewshun Lewshun
    18-21, M
    Dec 7, 2013

    And Yet....

    126 IQ, I graduated with Honors. People usually look to me for advice. I think I'm well spoken and intelligent. Yet, I can do the stupidest things on occasion. Make the dumbest choices. Can't handle arguments... I get all flustered. And has hard a I tried, chemistry aboslutely...
    1nourmindseye 1nourmindseye
    31-35, M
    5 Responses Aug 8, 2011

    Everyone thinks I am haha

    but I actually have alot of trouble at school. I got an award for having an average over 80% but it was because my language and french and gym and music and art were so high they covered up the C's I got in math. I have a spatial relations handicap which makes math horrible for...
    newaccountquinnmac12 newaccountquinnmac12
    16-17, F
    1 Response Aug 2, 2014

    I'm smart in something's like geography ;) got

    an A!! But then iwn gnosis I got an E OMG how to explain this to my family :<
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    Jul 3, 2014
    caleva caleva
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Jul 12, 2014
    AutoLove0 AutoLove0
    26-30, F
    5 Responses Nov 14, 2015

    What Defines 'smart'?

    Most people think smart is all A's in school or being able to do something mathematically but I don't think that's smart sorry to all of you that take hours to study but really anyone can do school work. Most people might not find me the brightest because I can't find and graph a...
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Jan 24, 2012
    Xo12345 Xo12345
    22-25, F
    Aug 3, 2014

    I'm Glad You Guys Know What I Feel Like

    I am fairly smart, I have an I.Q. of 168, I can read 562 words per minute (emphases on "can") , I am the smartest person I know and I have A.D.H.D. and sometimes it's a bad thing but others it helps me find ALL the details in a problem (or maybe even just a normal situation...
    george8921 george8921
    18-21, T
    9 Responses Apr 21, 2011

    Always Alone

    I'm 15 years old and have an IQ of 166 as according to the world standard testing procedure. There is a very common pattern among highly gifted people, namely: When you're young it's very isolating, and it feels like everyone else is just stupid As you grow older, you realize...
    Ingsteine Ingsteine
    3 Responses Jun 18, 2013

    Yeah I can read people learn how they think

    and there next moves I see 3 steps ahead some don't think just cruse
    Kingdarkroom Kingdarkroom
    26-30, M
    Nov 1, 2014

    No non-clever is non-stupid.

    No non-clever is non-stupid.
    deleted deleted
    May 19, 2015

    I'm a genius lolz, my brain just hasn't caught

    on to that concept yet.. still working out the kinks xD
    deleted deleted
    Mar 13, 2015

    I Always Was..........

    I easily understand whatever I set my mind to and excel at most activities I participate in. As a person, I am able to take control of my own situations and change my circumstances when I need to,which is why I believe myself to be smart. I am aware of the world around me and my...
    mikyle1j mikyle1j
    18-21, M
    1 Response Jan 5, 2011

    Street smart....common sense.

    ...tuned in...undergraduate degree in Psychology...
    cherryjar cherryjar
    31-35, F
    Sep 20, 2014
    Countrybae Countrybae
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 23, 2015

    I'm not a bigheaded smartass show off

    but I think I'm clever. Not academically clever. I'm not so great at school but I'm clever in wits and in common sense and to be honest I'm okay with that :)
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Oct 27, 2014

    I Wonder

    Sure, i am intelligent. But so is half of the rest of the world. Being smart isnt anything special, especially if you cant apply it to real life situations. What good is having book smarts when you end up having to fight someone? What are you going to do? Recite them all 44...
    kittycat101303 kittycat101303
    18-21, F
    Jul 26, 2010

    When people say this,

    I'm inclined to ask them for proof . . .
    MeadowLark4 MeadowLark4
    Jun 12, 2015

    Hey Here Is My Education Story

    Hello, first I want to say that I enjoy learning. All my life I have liked it. I learned many different things and over the years I see my interests keep changing into something else, which I don't mind. I want to learn how to help animals now, like injured animals and ones that...
    pearls37 pearls37
    22-25, F
    1 Response Oct 26, 2012
    deleted deleted
    Aug 8, 2014

    Why do people like to try to treat me like I'm

    dumb? So many people message me and treat me like I have no common sense. For example some guy on here tried to "impress me" by saying he was in the army. He sent a picture and assumed I was retarted and didn't watch movies. He sent me a ******* picture from a movie called "Lone...
    shantel685 shantel685
    18-21, F
    7 Responses May 14, 2015

    Being smart isn't all it cracked up to be.

    I'm one of the smartest people in my class, and I constantly get bombarded with questions. Everybody want to know all the answers, and they just assume I know everything. It's really hard to get any work done. And when I'm having a conversation with someone and they constantly...
    LopsidedLollipop LopsidedLollipop
    16-17, F
    1 Response Dec 3, 2014

    Well if I'm not smart mentally this beautiful

    Hugo Boss will defiantly do the Physical smarting up for Me
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Dec 12, 2014

    Book Smart...

    not life smart. and I am completely devoid of common sense. I can tell you all about T.S. Eliot, or Marx's Communist Manifesto. I got full marks in my Politics A Level, and 597/600 in English Lit. I have an IQ over 140. If I was locked in a room with books Id be fine. Im just...
    Tesse Tesse
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Nov 16, 2008

    Just Recieved My AP Test Scores! :)

    I stayed up until 5am this morning because that was when all AP scores would be posted online and I am so glad I stayed up! I was a little iffy about some of my scores, but it turns out that I am getting college credit for everything!!! I now have college credit for two English...
    Wendy822 Wendy822
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jul 5, 2013
    chuckzares chuckzares
    31-35, M
    1 Response Sep 7, 2014

    i like every subject except math

    which makes me want to set fires and shoot things.
    Pangy54321 Pangy54321
    22-25, M
    Mar 6, 2016

    I Think I Am Smart, But Not In Any Useful Kind Of Way

    If that even makes sense. I make this proclamation and I say it with utmost humbleness, but not because I consider it an "advantage" over others but because I have just realized it isn't really much of an advantage at all lol. I actually do think I'm...
    SirMugatu SirMugatu
    22-25, M
    4 Responses Nov 27, 2009

    May not be the smartest person,

    but when I put my mind to something, it happens. I can analyze a situation and tell you exactly why someone is doing something, and what's causing him/ her to act that way. I can look at all the aspects of a problem and come up with the most efficient and logical answer. I might...
    Yourguardianangel9613 Yourguardianangel9613
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Mar 22, 2014

    i was having a conversation with a biology

    student in university about cross species genetics and all he could pick up from it was that it was mentioned in spider man im 17 and i don't take biology he was 21 and top of his class
    DDT97 DDT97
    18-21, M
    Oct 23, 2014

    Not being a big head

    but I guess I'm smart lol I take 5 AP classes and 2 on level ( P.e and business ) I wasn't always smart. I had learning problems when I was younger but I got a tutor and had extra help at school and now I'm tutoring other kids ! I'm currently tutoring a guy on my schools...
    Loving1234 Loving1234
    18-21, F
    Jan 28, 2014

    At my school. I am smart.

    I am at my school. Therefore, my school is smart.😂
    Kelseyh333 Kelseyh333
    16-17, F
    1 Response Feb 25, 2016
    Gallantio Gallantio
    41-45, M
    Feb 24, 2016

    I excel at academics

    and art. Formulas and composition are things I can easily make sense of. I can understand the workings of the brain when I factor in what chemicals are produced and why. But I cannot grasp personal emotional connections. I am not a genius; my IQ scored at 107 at age 15. I...
    liestold liestold
    3 Responses Mar 5, 2014

    So I tried out for a brainiac team at school

    for captain and to get on I have to go against current captain. There's 3 rounds about 25-30 questions in each , give or take a few. Okay so it's round one and I'm egging her on. Letting her think she's gonna win. I'm acting nervous so she has about 20 points I have about 10...
    LovelyDeadly LovelyDeadly
    18-21, F
    Jul 30, 2014

    My family doesnt have

    that many smart people and I am blessed enough to be the smart one. My easiest class would have to be my English class. My worst would most likely be Science, I suck at it I might have a good grade but I suck at it. I have been on honor roll the past 4 and a semester years. I...
    alliz alliz
    22-25, F
    Feb 20, 2014

    Very smart they said.

    .. Always in the honors class... Straight A student... Yeah, it runs in the family. I need to keep up with the standards! 4 older sibs who are achievers!
    Mikey022 Mikey022
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jul 20, 2014

    I suppose i'm smart, my general IQ is around

    the range of 125, i'm 14 years old and i think like a 17.5 year old, i technically hate the level i'm working on right now, it's too easy and pretty much boring. I can't do my best if my work is too easy, that's like your teacher wants you to figure out 1+1 but you ALREADY KNOW...
    XxPwningN3RD2xX XxPwningN3RD2xX
    16-17, M
    2 Responses Nov 29, 2014

    Smart and Proud of It

    I am a very intelligent woman and I am not afraid to show it. I attended a "gifted" school growing up so I really didn't have to dumb myself down as alot of school children do to fit in. Even when I transferred to regular classes in High School I didn't hide it and I...
    amyjo3 amyjo3
    26-30, F
    Mar 9, 2009

    So I just wanted to let everyone know,

    that i'm smart. Gee. That's almost tough to stomach. I can hardly say that without laughing. What an egotistical way to live life. I am well versed in a few things though so I'm definitely not stupid. Please, someone laugh. It's just getting sour at this point. Random...
    MeadowLark4 MeadowLark4
    Apr 5, 2015

    I am smart =) I want to get smarter,

    I love to learn, and there is so much more to learn
    nicky411 nicky411
    18-21, F
    Sep 1, 2015

    I am amazing at sudoku

    and terrible at crossword puzzles
    Pagemaster89 Pagemaster89
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Aug 28, 2014


    ... TRUTH... AN OF THEM
    fattitsisjustadlut123 fattitsisjustadlut123
    51-55, F
    2 Responses Feb 8, 2015

    there i a difference by people

    who get good grades and people who are smart
    Differentisgood Differentisgood
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jun 9, 2014
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