These questions are mainly about interpersonal relationships. There are also sections on societies as a whole and mental disorders (as this relates to psychology).

Society / Culture / Religion

  1. Why do so many people feel that the Chinese can't possibly be OK with their government or society? It seems that many in West deem the current Chinese government/society as wrong and that any "right-thinking" person would agree and join in the fight.
  2. What are the main "culture wars" taking place on Quora?
  3. What has it been like to watch China change so drastically in the last 10-15 years?
  4. Subcultures: What new sub-cultures will form in this decade?
  5. What are the best secular books on religion?
  6. Is there a link between Islam and terrorism?
  7. What are some of the most bizarre rituals in the world? At a Muslim shrine in Maharashtra, India, it is common to toss newborn babies off the side of a 15-meter tall temple. This ritual is believed to give strength, luck, courage and intelligence.
  8. What are the top ten books on sociology and culture?


  1. Which are the best series, movies, or documentaries to learn about social human psychology?
  2. Is "How to Win Friends and Influence People" still relevant?
  3. What are some brain hacks that a neuroscientist or a psychologist knows that most people don't?
  4. What are some simple ways to know someone's personality?
  5. What are the types of people that you should always avoid?
  6. What makes introverts introverted?
  7. What are the key traits of mentally strong people?
  8. Why do people need to prove their worth to others?
  9. What are the really small things that tell a lot about a person's psychology and personality?
  10. What is the most effective way to see a person's true personality?
  11. What are some cool psychological hacks?
  12. What are the downsides of empathy?
  13. What should I do when I feel absolutely worthless?
  14. What are some psychological facts that people don't know?
  15. Which personality traits often lead to failure?
  16. What are some of the best books and articles that explain how the minds of serial killers, rapists, and other monsters work?
  17. How do you know someone's true personality?
  18. What psychological tricks and hacks are useful to know?
  19. What are some good books to read about psychology and human behavior?
  20. What are the most important cognitive biases to be aware of?
  21. What are the best books/writings on the psychology behind human decision making and irrationality?

Mental Disorders

  1. What are some anxiety and depression hacks?
  2. Do more intelligent people tend to be more depressed?
  3. What is it like to live with schizophrenia in detail? What do you see? What do you feel?
  4. What's the most disturbing/creepy/unsettling thing a psychiatric patient has said or done?


  1. What kind of dates do you wish your guy would take you on?
  2. How do I get over the breakup of a long-term relationship in which I was dumped?
  3. What are the best romantic relationship tips?
  4. Why don't some women or girls like or find nice guys attractive?
  5. What do you generally talk about during a first date?
  6. What is the best way to handle rejection?
  7. How should a genuine good guy react when he is always friendzoned?
  8. What are some of the best ways to start a conversation with a girl?
  9. What are the best questions to ask on a first date?
  10. How do I avoid the friend zone and nice guy syndrome when dating women?
  11. Why do I struggle so much with women?
  12. What are the best ways to meet someone who can become a significant other?
  13. What are some ideas for a perfect date?