Have you ever received compliments on how witty, smart, and concise you are, when you really had nothing else to add to the subject of conversation? But looking like you had the answers seem to be the priority of the day.
How strange is it, when we try so hard to impress others, it never materializes. But when we go by effortlessly, all the pieces fall into place.
Shakespeare said it best: "Brevity is the soul of wit". I wonder if others experience this, because it frequently occurs on this front.