While some introverts are naturally shy and quiet, there are many introverted people who are outgoing, but just need to prioritize alone time for their mental health. If you're unclear about what it means to be an introvert versus an extrovert, it all has to do with how you relax, recharge and reset your energy. Like going out and meeting new friends in a crowded bar or club to unwind? Probably an extrovert. Need to sit and meditate while drinking tea and organizing your books alphabetically? Probably an introvert.
Introverts are often misunderstood to be antisocial and unfriendly, but just because you don't get the same relaxing out of going to a speed dating event doesn't mean you hate people. When #StupidQuestionsForIntroverts started trending on Twitter, introverts everywhere finally felt seen. Before you judge your friend for going to the movies alone and spending the whole weekend inside with their cat, give these hilarious introvert tweets a read.