We like to think of ourselves as intelligent beings. That's an open secret. We dig recognition. That's not even a secret. When you're recognised for being intelligent, it gives you a kick. You want to throw your hands up in the hair, hold that head high and do a little jig.
All of this held true in a class where I made a suggestion that the professor loved and even recommended to his client. Yaaaay! The seemingly insignificant pleasures of life truly make it worth my while and yours.
Go on people, don't be afraid to raise that hand and blurt out the little thought. Who knows? It could be your big moment.