Assumptions are dangerous things to make.
The problem with making assumptions is that we believe they are the truth . A lot of damage can be done by confusing our assumptions with the truth.
Social interactions are complicated because one facial expression can set off millions of interpretations in the other person’s head
It’s so easy to think that we know what’s going on in someone else’s head.
we make a guess based on our imagination, past experiences or wishful thinking .
We assume that a person has a specific motivation for their actions or that an event took place for a specific reason.
Making assumptions simply means believing things are a certain way with little or no evidence that shows you are correct, and you can see at once how this can lead to terrible trouble.
We make all sorts of assumptions because we don’t have the courage to ask questions.”
“We make the assumption that everyone sees life the way we do. And this is why we have a fear of being ourselves around others. Because we think everyone else will judge us, victimize us, abuse us, and blame us as we do ourselves. So even before others have a chance to reject us, we have already rejected ourselves.”Four ways making assumptions could ruin your Life
YOU Make Errors in Judgment and Action
YOU Become Overconfident
YOU Misunderstand Other People
YOU Miss Opportunities and ability to build healthy relationships