Ideals drive us, and too much will drive us off cliffs.
Don't let work delay living.
Learning is a virtue, but we're not very good at doing it on purpose.
When we talk about identity, we often talk about it in terms of finding: how someone can find herself, or find…
We might be able to understand animals by seeing them as humans.
How do we understand loneliness, and will we confront it?
What actions and objects entail or represent some essential quality of us? What is essentially us?
We often divide things as yin and yang, good and bad. We're often wrong.
While the idea of removing bias is appealing, it is a worthless target. We can aim for good bias.
Meredith Lehman attributes impulsion to good, bad, and her own birth.