Authenticity

Behavioral scientists have come up with a new ‘discovery.’ There is no such thing as your true self. Their research was based on interviews with people about authenticity, and they come to the conclusion that humans are biased about the concept, associating it with morality and believing that the true…

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Tracing the thread

After reading the last article I posted (Art & Soul), a friend remarked, “This is very different from the things you’ve written before.” I was a bit taken aback. To me, the development of my thoughts and insights proceeds in a very logical, understandable way. But maybe not for everyone.…

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A peevish post

One of my pet peeves on social media these days is the continuous recycling of inspirational quotes, preferably accompanied by an evocative photo. They are almost always wise and beautiful words by wise and beautiful thinkers, poets, and philosophers. But I invariably read them with an impatient sigh. The fact…

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