The perception of credibility leads to the perception of power. Because people don’t follow experts anymore, they follow titles.
There is no reality. There is only perception. The way we see things. The way we see ourselves. Then there’s how we see each other.
People’s thinking is greatly influenced by their physical development. When I was a baby, it was hard to make firm memories due to infantile amnesia, and during puberty – one’s second growth period – I strongly felt a heightened wariness of those around me. As I grow, my mind increasingly suits my body and environment.