If you’re an introvert, you value your alone time. You tend to think before you speak. You’d much rather socialize one on one than in a group. A phone call is probably your worst nightmare. But most of all, you are silently strong.
It can be tough to prefer being alone in a world that values sociability. But take heart, quiet types: Twitter has your back. Each month, we round up spot-on tweets that capture what it’s like to be an introvert. Scroll down for our latest batch.
When you’re an introvert, being sent to your room as a kid was never really the worst punishment.— Introvert Life (@IntrovertLiving) September 26, 2019
"Sorry. Can't. It's already dark out." - Me, every night from now until about mid-May.— Abby Heugel (@AbbyHasIssues) September 25, 2019
If you put on pants at all today, then you’ve failed your Sunday.— Jack “CouRage” Dunlop (@CouRageJD) September 22, 2019
When they make plans with you but don’t follow through, it’s called a *phew. Introvert speak.— FiercelyChristina (@FiercelyAlexaV) September 30, 2019
I have an introvert hangover. I’m totally exhausted from too much human interaction.— Biker Barbie (@backwoodsbarb93) October 2, 2019
I think the internet is cool cuz it lets the introverts be extroverts without the commitment.— MILES (@TheMilesMcKenna) September 9, 2019
Shout out to all my fellow introverts who constantly get chatty Uber drivers.— Zeba Blay (@zblay) September 9, 2019
Introverts need time to recover from social interaction because they’ve been acting all day.— humor (@DaiIy_Humor) September 25, 2019
My friend just canceled plans right before I left the house and it feels like I won $100 on a scratch off. What an unexpected treat!— Vanessa Ramos (@thatRamosgirl) September 27, 2019
fellow introverts!!!!! u know when u agree to hang out w ppl but then they change the activity and it requires a whole new level of social effort and ur like???? i didnt sign up for this???— tee 🍒 (@tinytaehyungah) October 3, 2019