There are 4 modes of being: Herd Animal, Stoic, Independent, and Contrarian.
You can look at it visually like this:
Herd Animal = Go with the crowd, fit in, be nice, and stampede in collective panic.
Stoic = Self-centered and serene, focused on one’s own world and work.
Independent = Going with/against crowd, but without any strong emotion attached.
Contrarian = Taking a stand for something and against the crowd for profit/ideology
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