Examples Of First Impressions Essay
November 26, 2017
People say that you should never judge a book by its cover, it means you should never judge something just by the first appearance. In the real life, the ‘cover’ of people, what they wear, how they look, and their behaviour can often misrepresent what they are. Like the cover of a book, first impressions are not always right, it can be misleading, and not as true as what it really is. If people thought that first impressions are always right, they would have missed out on many things that may put a long-lasting impression on their life. It’s not until after you get to know someone that you really find out that what you see is not always what you get. Therefore, first impressions are unreliable.
First, the opponents pay a lot of attentions to people looks and appearances. However, it is wrong to judge people by what we see or hear of them for a brief time. People mostly pay attention to a person’s outlook, how they behave themselves and then form their opinion. Many people even form their first impression on someone they may not even know just by looking at their photographs or hearing something about them. People usually judge the others based on their appearance at the first time because it helps them to generalize the image of the other person. However, many people can sham who they are or what they have done in life and become a different person to anyone they meet. An example of that is from the…