- Numenera Corebook, Page 74
Not only are you blessed with a great command of the numenera, but you are also trained to exploit esoteries in ways that elevate you above other nanos and jacks. Some people believe that those who perform esoteries are born with the ability, but you know that skill and intelligence play important roles. The ancients created the numenera through knowledge, discovery, and intellect, and to use it properly, you must follow the same path.
You probably wear spectacles and dapper outfits, carrying extra books, notebooks, and pens so you can continually focus on your studies and experiments.
Nanos usually receive this instruction and focus, but some jacks do as well. Glaives never do.