Dec 2018 Quora Round Up (5 of 5)

This is the fifth instalment (of 5) to share from my massive backlog of bookmarked Quora answers to share with my community. For the number of posts to share, I’ve picked a number that’s significant to me: 111

As always, I hope you enjoy, learn something, and it helps you one day. Much love <3

  1. - What is a summary of major events in world history?

  2. - How do I consume food at a buffet in the most efficient way? I want to maximize my food eating potential.

  3. - What is the most difficult thing to learn and accept about life?

  4. - Should I quit my job and follow my passion, or stick to my job and improve my performance? My manager extended my probation. I got an offer to teach one more subject and my friends started a startup. I teach on the weekends, as it is my passion.

  5. - What is it like to have won an unlimited supply of something? I'm curious about those folks who’ve won an unlimited amount of say, gas or chewing gum or diapers.

  6. - What is the most humiliating thing a woman has ever done to a man?

  7. - What skills do software engineers have who make over $400,000 per year?

  8. - What are the top ten things I should experience in life?

  9. - What does it feel like to be a parent of an adult psychopath?

  10. - What are some battles in history that had ridiculous/comical outcomes?

  11. - What can one read or learn in order to become more smart?

  12. - What has been a weird side effect of your education?

  13. - When someone makes money in the stock market, must someone else be losing money?

  14. - What was the hardest thing you went through in life, and how did you get past it?

  15. - What are the best ways to lose weight?

  16. - What is the most fascinating thing you have seen an animal do?

  17. - What are some of the most interesting/surprising facts about any country?

  18. - Has anyone been born without a brain?

  19. - Two old ladies approached me and asked me to buy them lunch because they hadn't any money. They ordered more than they should have (like ordering a medium instead of a small drink). I feel conned. How do I know when I should and should not help?

  20. - She is nice and pretty but not very smart. How can I tell her without hurting her?

  21. - What made you sad today?

  22. - What is the rudest way someone has ever used your age against you?

  23. - Who is the most accidentally famous person ever?

  24. - What is the worst mistake you can make in salary negotiations?

  25. - How do I become mentally strong?

  26. - I have everything I thought I wanted, and I'm still not happy. Why?

  27. - What do audiophiles know that most people do not?

  28. - Who was the most ignorant American you have ever met?

  29. - What are some good pieces of advice that most college students are not ever likely to hear?

  30. - What's your lame superpower?

  31. - How can you be sure the person you’re going to marry is the one?

  32. - Rich people: have you ever made someone's day?

  33. - How do couples split bills?

  34. - Is it wrong to ask your significant other to stop drinking?

  35. - What are some most important unspoken rules in life?

  36. - What is the creepiest thing your spouse has ever done?

  37. - What are some of the best life tips?

  38. - What is a polite way to say 'none of your business' when people ask nosy questions?

  39. - Have you met someone who didn't look like they had a PhD, but did have one? The motive of this question is also to incite answers like “It was my first lesson in not judging a book by its cover, or a man by his occupation.”

  40. - What's the most disturbing truth about marriage?

  41. - How can people in polyamorous relationships really love more than one person with all their heart and soul?

  42. - What is the saddest thing you have seen an animal do?

  43. - What's it like to be tased?

  44. - What photos look Photoshopped but are actually real?

  45. - How should I, a 15-year-old boy, propose marriage to my girlfriend? She’s 15 too. I want to get engaged and then marry when we’re out of high school.

  46. - What is a fake loading screen in a video game?

  47. - In an interview, how do you answer "What is your desired salary?" without either seeming too cheap to be happy or too expensive to get the job?

  48. - What is the cutest mistake you’ve ever seen someone make?

  49. - What are some cool facts about Russia?

  50. - What is it like to be a trained martial artist and have an untrained person on the street want to fight you?

  51. - What is the single most underrated trait a person can have?

  52. - I married my best friend and I just admire him as a person, but I don't love him. What should I do?

  53. - What are the best things someone has done to make you happy?

  54. - Did Disney overpay for Marvel?

  55. - What is the most depressing video game ever? Whether it’s the plot, a scene, or a soundtrack, what game has made you feel sad for a long time and changed your perspective on life?

  56. - What is something you are too old to do?

  57. - In the UK, how do you know if someone is upper class?

  58. - Is it true that there is a professor at UC Berkeley who receives a standing ovation at the end of every lecture? If so, what is his/her name and why?

  59. - What is the single insight that most changed your life?

  60. - Why do wealthy people buy mansions when they do not use every room of them?

  61. - What are the most important topics on Quora?

  62. - If I raised a tiger cub like a domestic cat, would the adult tiger eventually be my friend, or would it kill me?

  63. - What photos look Photoshopped but are actually real?

  64. - Are you surprised that some men are afraid to mentor women due to the #MeToo movement?

  65. - I'm losing my job tomorrow, with two kids, a car and a house. What is my best thing to do?

  66. - How do restaurants make scrambled eggs taste better than homemade?

  67. - Why should I use DuckDuckGo instead of Google?

  68. - How can I accept the fact that I am not pretty?

  69. - What is the most unusual party you have ever been to?

  70. - What is the origin of the dollar sign ($)?

  71. - What makes Google Maps superior to Apple Maps?

  72. - How can you make people like you in 5 minutes or less?

  73. - How can kids learn entrepreneurship skills?

  74. - What are some of the best ways a manager can respond when an employee intends to resign?

  75. - What conspiracy theory do you wish was true? Why?

  76. - Why are there so many Africans crossing the dangerous shores to escape to Europe when they could just go to another prosperous country in Africa like Ghana, Rwanda, Tanzania, Seychelles, Equatorial Guinea, Mauritius, Gabon, and Botswana?

  77. - Have you ever switched from eating 100% organic back to eating conventional food? What is your story?

  78. - If I want to buy a baby wolf and raise it, will it be friendly to me and would it be like a dog?

  79. - Why is Fifty Shades of Grey so popular when people who live the lifestyle say that it is abuse?

  80. - What is the wisest financial advice you have heard from a rich person?

  81. - What are some tips for traveling with kids?

  82. - As a chef or cook, what is your least favorite dish to prepare?

  83. - What would you do if all of the people on earth were extinct except you and beautiful and gorgeous girls?

  84. - What is the nicest thing you've ever done for a complete stranger and vice versa?

  85. - Would a baby learn to speak four languages fluently if they were raised by four people all of whom spoke a different languages?

  86. - Who was the most interesting person you've ever been seated next to on an airplane?

  87. - What is the most misunderstood foreign policy issue of our day?

  88. - Have you ever cried at the airport?

  89. - You're trapped in a room with a tiger, a rattlesnake and a lawyer. You have a gun with two bullets. What should you do?

  90. - Ob-Gyns, does it smell bad when delivering babies?

  91. - What's your favorite thing about your boyfriend?

  92. - What are some flight baggage hacks?

  93. - What are some unknown drawbacks to popular superpowers?

  94. - What's the best hack/edit to make the boring Tic-Tac-Toe game more interesting?

  95. - What was the most memorable thing a patient has said while drifting into sleep under anesthesia?

  96. - What are some of the best airport conversations?

  97. - How do I prove to people in 2017 that I'm a time traveller from 3060?

  98. - What is the best thing you've ever learned on Quora?

  99. - Have you ever met two people who seemed perfect for each other?

  100. - What are some unusual features that would be great to add to a new home under construction?

  101. - Have you ever confronted a childhood bully, and if so, what was the result?

  102. - What should I absolutely not do when visiting your country?

  103. - As a police officer, who was the most dangerous person you arrested?

  104. - What is your best "Only In…" moment?

  105. - 15 Essential Skills They Don’t Teach You In College

  106. - I am 17, and my parents are going to kick me out on my 18th birthday in August to make me homeless. What do I do? I don’t have a driver’s license or a bank account. My parents say that I cannot find a job but that I am “free” to do so once I leave.

  107. - Why is the Holocaust so often held up as humanity at its most evil?

  108. - What was your biggest culture shock going to Europe?

  109. - What is the best loophole on an exam that you've ever witnessed?

  110. - As a doctor, what is the biggest mistake that you've made?

  111. - What is the most unusual party you have ever been to?

In case you missed them, here are the links to the rest: the first, the second, the third, and the fourth.

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