A2A on Quora:
Only appreciating art that “looks like something real.”
Only appreciating music with lyrics.
Only reading books/blogs/articles that you know you will agree with.
Thinking you don’t need to learn anything else.
Thinking that what you’re learning in school won’t be relevant to you.
Thinking your religion is the right one when all you did was be born into it.
Thinking that your group of friends is representative of the wider population.
Thinking that people who disagree with you are not very bright.
Thinking that people who disagree with you are evil.
Thinking that people who disagree with you are wrong simply because they disagree with you.
Thinking you’ve looked at all the evidence when you’ve only looked at what you already agree with.
Thinking that you’ve already done enough thinking.
Thinking that all your opinions and beliefs are correct.
Thinking that you don’t hold any limiting points of view yourself.