I was very quiet, just like in school. My friends are all into Game of Thrones. Two words for you: Alexa Knowles lays it down: Never heard anyone say I'm boring to my face though only online lol.
You'll probably feel better about yourself, too, since novelty and challenge tend to make people happier.
15 habits of extremely boring people
For the most part, I feel like there's no practical reason to talk at all. Sure small talk is 'small' but it's important because it can lead to disclosures, like a side street is important because it can lead to a highway. People react well to a certain kind of emotional authenticity in smalltalk. Feel confident ALL the time. Dean, thanks for everything!! A couple years ago I was left sitting with someone who was just an acquaintance at the time; neither of us were making conversation and I was feeling anxious that I didn't have anything to say. I always wonder when people tell you this, if what they're trying to say is something different.