Relying on intuition can trip you upyou may overestimate your ability to remember information or pay attention
NEW DELHI :
Gut feeling, hunch, sixth sense, instinct, intuition—we use a number of terms to denote the fuzzy sense when we know something without being able to explicitly state how or why. In his 2007 book, Gut Feelings: The Intelligence Of The Unconscious, Gerd Gigerenzer provides three characteristics of the touchy-feely thing we call intuition. While it “appears quickly in consciousness", we may not fully understand the reasons behind it.