Truth-seeker Traits

Mount St. Helens

Updated May 20, 5021

Certain traits help us get closer to truth, including the following:

  • A love of truth
  • Awareness of our own biases, paradigms, and worldview
  • Balance of head and heart
  • Classical tolerance
  • Comfort with being wrong
  • Comfort with uncertainty
  • Courage
  • Curiosity
  • Dissatisfaction with uncertainty
  • Healthy skepticism
  • Humility
  • Independence
  • Open-mindedness
  • Optimism
  • Persistence

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