Judgment | Better Believe It!



Judging other people seems to be a natural habit for most people. As soon as we meet someone, we tend to size them up and make judgments about them, even though we have very little information to go on. We see how they’re dressed, how they use their body language, how they carry themselves, etc. and we immediately decide whether this is a “good” person or a “bad” one, and we decide whether or not we’d like to get to know them better or simply walk the other way. I have always had the habit of making up stories about people as soon as I meet them, and oftentimes, my judgments weren’t kind or inviting. When I was younger, I’d often encounter someone and immediately think that I was better than them in some way, or I’d put them down for some superficial reason. I came to realize that this…