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I Have a High Iq

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    Faking Stupidity Has Become A Nasty Habit. - For a female. Too much brains It's a turn off. That's no brainer. But when you fake it It's so hard to snap out of one to fit to...
    kittykat2012 kittykat2012 31-35, F Aug 4, 2012

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    My Intelligence Has Betrayed Me. - I am a very smart person and for whatever reason my intellect has betrayed me. I'm sure many of you know what it's like to be bullied because...
    gonzogeek gonzogeek 56-60, M 1 Response Nov 20, 2012

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    It's true, I do. But I find making out like I don't. I guess to draw less attention to myself. Is that weird?
    Winterblink Winterblink 26-30, M 1 Response Mar 8

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    10/25/13 Anonymous - Well I took an online IQ test two days ago and found out 'wow that's pretty high for a 14 yr old' And I know your all like: Online tests aren't reliable. I...
    AnonymousSpider AnonymousSpider 13-15, F 2 Responses Oct 25, 2013

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    Never Did Me Any Favors - Having a high IQ does not make your life any less difficult. In my case, it just gave my adolescent psychologists and therapists another excuse to exploit...
    Janie7777 Janie7777 22-25, F 10 Responses Aug 10, 2009

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    I'm Not Sure - I wish I could take an iq test but I'm guessing I have a somewhat high iq since I'm full time gifted.. But I dont know
    Poemer Poemer 13-15, M Jan 8, 2013

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    I can also speak punjabi, hindi and urdu...
    baliya1 baliya1 46-50, F Feb 22

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    Complexity And Peace? - My internal torments go far beyond my past experiences. I am wracked with a burden of knowledge, intellect, and an estrangement from my fellow man. I will...
    justme8903 justme8903 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 3, 2013

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    Where Have The Geniuses Gone? - I was surprised that the designation of genius has disappeared from the IQ charts. They now just use different categories of gifted. IE moderately...
    308shooter 308shooter 56-60, M May 16, 2012

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    I've had two IQ tests done in my life. One was 149 back when I was 12 and the other was 189 when I was 16.
    dacraww dacraww 22-25, M 1 Response Mar 20

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    Stupidity. - I'm stuck in an unintellegent country.
    superwizard superwizard 51-55 Sep 25, 2013

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    How Do You Hide From Your Self? - I spent the first fifteen years of my life getting beat for being "too smart." Between 15 and 22 I went through more than 20 jobs and dropped out...
    Voltun88 Voltun88 41-45, M 2 Responses Jul 11, 2012

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    My Teachers Cried - I maked an overall of 50 tests I found online. Or more like 46 since one gave me something in the thousands, one in the negative, one was 19 and another one 0...
    LawIiet LawIiet 18-21 2 Responses May 20, 2010

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    I Have A High Iq And Am A Complete Idiot. - I've had a few professional IQ tests done and scored between 145-160, which is something I usually keep secret as I don't enjoy being...
    AnnNonny AnnNonny 31-35, F 7 Responses Nov 30, 2012

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    My Life Is Hell - Together with ADD I've been diagnosed with an extremely high IQ of around 170 (140 in ravens matrix first, 170 in cft 20-r later. I think I could do better...
    sneezelor sneezelor 31-35 2 Responses May 23, 2012

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    It's Actually Quite Funny - When I was younger, I was always told I was smart. Teachers believed that I was tutored or was forced to study all the time. That actually wasn't true...
    Discard92 Discard92 18-21, M 2 Responses Jul 14, 2012

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    More Of A Deficit Than A Blessing - I was in 97th reading percentile of High-school seniors when I was in the sixth grade. By the age of seven I was playing Mozart sonatas and Bach...
    dukeofurl dukeofurl 41-45, M 2 Responses Feb 17, 2013

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    It Doesn'T Really Matter - I wonder sometimes if having a high IQ matter at all! I had a few IQ tests and my scores ranged from 135 to 150, but I still feel like an idiot. I would...
    Dusteon Dusteon 22-25, M 3 Responses Jun 3, 2013

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    Does My Soul And Brain In... - Demoralised, tired, negative and lonely. Does this feel familiar? Yep, spent all my life this way and I am SICK of it. It is literally making me...
    Mummyof2Oz Mummyof2Oz 36-40 1 Response Jan 25, 2013

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    It's good in a way, but at the same time you can't really relate to your peers. Everyone else is average and I feel like I stand out too much because of it. In any rate, I'm glad...
    terrablast765 terrablast765 16-17 3 Responses Jan 22

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    High Iq And Health Problems - I'm trying to make sense of few symptoms I've had since many years ago. BTW my IQs 162 and I'm Yeah I'm one of those egotistical self absorbed...
    kittykat2012 kittykat2012 31-35, F 1 Response Jul 28, 2012

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    Revisiting The Gift - OK, Alice Miller, now we've BOTH come full circle. Thanks for writing DRAMA OF THE GIFTED CHILD. I read it when I was a little girl. Apparently, the gist...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Dec 31, 2012

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    Quip - Being ridiculously smart is like being ridiculously tall. Everyone looks up to you but you still don't fit anywhere.
    dukeofurl dukeofurl 41-45, M 2 Responses May 23, 2013

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    I wish I never knew my IQ. I feel like I have to hide my intelligence from everyone. No, I did not do some fake online test! I have an IQ of 155, yet at times I feel like I have an...
    Rpmusiclvr Rpmusiclvr 22-25, F 2 Responses Feb 19

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    Double-edged Sword - According to a professionally administered IQ test I have an intelligence quotient of about 136 - 140. I have excellent recall and comprehension skills, and...
    teckelgirl teckelgirl 18-21, F 5 Responses Jun 19, 2011

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    It's A Number. It Doesn't Matter - IQ is only a 50/50 indicator of future academic success. While I myself have been very academically successful, it has been difficult to see...
    jlocke87 jlocke87 26-30, M 1 Response Sep 14, 2013

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    I was tested when I was seven. I have an IQ of 135. It was never really that significant in my life until now. I feel like I have to different versions of myself. The intelligent...
    anotherwesternvampire anotherwesternvampire 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 8

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    Tread Carefully - I have a theory that those that are highly intelligent also may have a little insanity; or what "normal" people would call insanity.  My issue is OCD.  I like...
    NoGodsNoMasters NoGodsNoMasters 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 18, 2011

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    A Bittersweet Tale - With a full scale IQ in the 95th percentile, there's no doubt that I'm at least capable of doing logical tasks easily. However, having a discrepancy between...
    cftxp cftxp 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 30, 2013

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    Weed + Inner Voice = High Grades - Soooo.. i have a high IQ, but i feel more like i am completly nuts when i compare myself to "society" Im not afraid to say my own thoughts...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jun 15, 2010

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    162 - I was professionally tested several times in college, with a median of 162. My IQ has done very little for me. College was a breeze, and grad school was a breeze, but a...
    cephaloscotti cephaloscotti 26-30, F 5 Responses Sep 21, 2011

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    Big Iq Doesn't Mean a Thing! - I took an IQ test when I was in the second grade, and was discovered to have an IQ of 176, with the highest IQ possible via the test being 210. Now...
    Myrkr Myrkr 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 5, 2008

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    When I Was 6 - my parents were urged to get me tested by the school I was in. I came out at 140. I like to think. I like the way I think, and I am thankful that I have this because...
    Opalina Opalina 36-40, F 1 Response Aug 11, 2009

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    Why Apologize For Being Good At Something? - The first think you learn when you realize that you are more intelligent than the people you surround yourself with, is to conceal your...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Feb 26, 2012

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    Does It Matter? - I am very academically successful, and have never failed a test in my 10 years of school. I have took may IQ tests over the past year and my scores have been in...
    laughlovelivex laughlovelivex 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 28, 2013

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    So...now What? - I find that the higher IQ actually inhibits me in some ways more so then helps. I have several health issues due to my brain and its 'ability' to process...
    Sedonna Sedonna 26-30, F 3 Responses Aug 22, 2010

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    Anyone Else Feel Like They're Smart Without Even Trying To Be? - I've tested several times and every time it shows that I have an IQ in the 140's, the highest being 149. I am also...
    jarocho042 jarocho042 18-21, M 1 Response Jun 20, 2011

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    Capable, Not Sure How To Navigate Opportunities In Life - I have above average intelligence as measured by a standardized intelligence quotient test administered in elementary...
    Ty2025 Ty2025 31-35, M Sep 24, 2013

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    Iq = Good /// But I Feel Stupid! - I have had 3 or 4 different IQ testing's (one was from a government agency ... other than military) … all indicate I am around 136 - 138 I know...
    scorpion53 scorpion53 56-60, M 1 Response Sep 14, 2010

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    IQ Median Of 165 And I Feel Like The Brunt Of Everyone'S Joke! - The last time I took an IQ test I scored a median of 165 (I took a few within a full psychological exam, but I wasn...
    justme8903 justme8903 22-25, F 2 Responses May 30, 2013

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    We can't be sure that the eyes of the mist is not the eye that we try to be.
    Zeltox Zeltox 18-21, M Feb 4

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    I have an iq of 180 I was tested when I was really young because my foster parents thought I might have a learning disability well I don't and I'm now taking college courses at age...
    portland123456789 portland123456789 13-15, F 2 Responses Mar 27

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