We all do it. You see a stranger. He looks a certain way. You tell yourself a story about who he must be. The gorgeous guy. The poorly dressed guy. The short guy. The separated guy. The guy who didn’t go to college. The problem with these stories is not that they’re always false, but, rather, that they’re often not true. By choosing to judge a book by its cover, you could very well pass up the love of your life. Join me on this podcast for a great story where I judge someone on her looks, and quickly caught myself in the act.
For further reading on judging a book by it’s cover, check out this blog post on Lori Gottlieb’s “Marry Him.”