11 Cartoons Introverts Will Perfectly Understand

Let’s get this straight: Introverts are not necessarily shy nor have withdrawn from society. We have simply made a conscientious decision to forgo idle chitchat in favor of our own company. That doesn’t mean we don’t have friends or loved ones. We just don’t like talking to them. Here are a few cartoons from the 'Reader’s Digest' vault that shed light on our state of mind.

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Introverts are not misanthropes. We just prefer not to fit in.

P.C. Vey for Reader's Digest

Introverts are not looking to impress. We have a few good friends, and that's all we have the bandwidth for.

Donna Barstow for Reader's Digest

An introvert's best friend is a good book washed down with a glass of Chardonnay

P.C. Vey for Reader's Digest

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It's true: We introverts sometimes need a little push to find others

Feggo for Reader's Digest

Introverts like to engage ... with our thoughts

Martha Gradisher for Reader's Digest

We introverts don't mean to come off as remote. Honest. We'd tell you in person, but we'd rather not.

Scott Nickel for Reader's Digest

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We introverts like our privacy

John Grimes for Reader's Digest

We introverts may be quiet, but it doesn't mean we don't have grand fantasies

Kim Warp for Reader's Digest

It's true, introverts think of themselves as a breed apart

Leo Ouellette for Reader's DIgest

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We introverts are a hardy lot, refusing to go along with the crowd

P.C. Vey for Reader's Digest

But every once in awhile, even introverts need to embrace their inner extrovert

Roy Delgado for Reader's Digest


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