"Shyness has a strange element of narcissism, a belief that how we look, how we perform, is truly important to other people." - Andre Dubus
- Shyness: Feelings of self-consciousness that people have when they fear being criticized, judged, or rejected.
- Introverts: Those who draw energy from reflection and the world of inner ideas.
- Extroverts: People who tend to draw energy from interaction with other people and the outer world.