24 most interesting facts about human psychology

Psychology is an amazing science: it is constantly evolving and continues to amaze us with more and more new facts about human behavior. When you delve into it, you realize that we are not as smart as we think of ourselves.

People feel happier when they are busy with something. Being busy in itself creates a positive mental attitude.

Happiness, anger, sadness, fear, disgust, and surprise are the six most important emotions. The emotions that we show most often and that have the greatest impact on us.

Chocolate causes our body to release the same hormones as feelings of love.

People become more honest when they are tired.

A 20 second hug will cause both people's bodies to release the hormones of attachment and trust.

Studies show that the loss of a phone causes such a strong panic in modern people that it is comparable to the experience of experiencing clinical death.

You become more logical and your mind more orderly when you speak or think in a language that is foreign to you.

Blind people never develop schizophrenia.

Today's schoolchildren suffer from the same level of anxiety that was the reason for the imprisonment of people in psychiatric clinics back in the 1950s.

Someone's rejection of you makes you feel like you are in pain.

Your mind wanders about 30% of the time.

Your brightest memories are likely not real. It seems to you that in the past everything was better than it really is.

Even the illusion of progress encourages people to keep working on their plans.

Internet addiction is recognized as a mental disorder in several countries.

You cannot do several things at the same time. Dot.

Your subconscious already knows all the answers to your questions. You just need to delve into it thoroughly.

No matter how outgoing person you are, even the brightest of us are able to keep in touch with no more than 150 people from their environment.

When you recall past events, your brain rewrites them each time. That is, the more often you remember something, the less accurate your "notes" are.

Small pieces of information are better remembered. This is why article lists work so well!

All memories are distorted over time, and people with low self-esteem are more likely to intimidate others.

80% of all conversations are complaints.

Free, even if at the same time, poor, people are more satisfied with their lives than rich, but dependent.

Your brain is able to think better creatively if it is tired.

Relationships are more important to your physical health than sports.