It can be difficult to not lose your faith in humanity when, at times, it feels like you’re surrounded by ignorance. However, every now and then, you stumble upon little strokes of genius that make you realize some people really know what they’re doing. From a clever life hack to a game-changing idea, it can be incredibly inspiring when outside-of-the-box thinkers share a bit of their brilliance with the world.
There are always smart ideas surrounding us, but it’s not every day that something stands out at us and solidifies that perception. Luckily, the following photos will make you realize that there are people out there who are putting their brains to good use. Here are 25 photos that prove geniuses walk among us.
1. Anyone who has had their foot forcefully land on a rogue piece of LEGO understands that the agony is unparalleled. If you’ve got kids or just roommates with questionable hobbies, you know that sometimes this surprise pain is unavoidable. However, this man found a genius way to turn the tables this foot torture toy. It’s almost like cleaning and winning at the same time. Nick, may your feet continue to go unscathed.
2. If you can have a good hair day, you can have a good makeup day, but who says you can’t have both? This clever woman wasn’t going to let good hygiene get in the way of her stellar eye makeup job. Instead, she discovered an alternate use for swimming goggles that kept her work intact.