You are a Polymath, Don’t You Doubt It

Danny Forest
4 min readOct 6, 2022
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Am I the only one who is tired of reading articles about focusing on one specific thing you’re really good at to be successful?

If you ask me what I’m best at, I don’t think I can answer the question.

If you think you can answer that question, you’re probably wrong.

For those who don’t know, a polymath is a person whose expertise spans a

Danny Forest

Polymath. Life Optimizer. Learner. Entrepreneur. Engineer. Writer.