But it’s not just that he’s smart…it’s that he values learning for learning’s sake. For so many people, learning is something you have to do…to graduate from high school, or college, or get your master’s degree so you can get a better job.
Rand enjoys watching documentaries, doing research, having conversations about politics and religion and philosophy. He likes TV shows and movies that are smartly written, that don’t pander or talk down to the viewer.
And not that I ever felt that I wasn’t smart…but being around him makes me feel smarter. 😉