For centuries, society has looked down on left-handed people – but no more! In this list, we dig into some advantages lefties have over righties. As you’ll see, there are quite a few. If you’re left-handed, rejoice! If you’re right handed, it may be time to try being a bit more ambidextrous. Enjoy this list of 25 ways lefties are better than righties.
Not specific to only lefties but to those who come from largely left-handed families, some people have better episodic memory (the ability to remember events) better than righties.
Since a left-handed person’s brain thinks more quickly, they can handle more tasks at once.
Shorter waiting times
Lefties tend to go to lines along with their dominant hand (left) which is often times shorter than the right line.
A dedicated holiday
Yes, there’s even a day to celebrate lefties. International Lefthanders Day falls on August 13th every year.
Make more money
For men who have gone to college, lefties earn 13% more than righties.