Instead, we turn towards those who shout, figuratively and literally, as opposed to those who are more watchful and considering.

We live in a culture where the bullhorn is seen as top. Quiet is relegated to the lower rung or hardly noticed at all, dismissed to the sidelines, and even shunned.

No one is better than the other. We need them both.

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