Dan: What is the Harry Potter movie series, in the end? Natasha: A parable...– ‘Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows’: Two Nerds Geek Out | The Awl
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bobulate: Jonah Lehrer on the information gap theory of curiosity: The first thing the scientists found is that curiosity obeys an inverted U-shaped curve, so that we’re most curious when we know a little about a subject (our curiosity has been piqued) but not too much (we’re still uncertain about the answer). This supports the information gap theory of curiosity, which was first developed by...
I don’t want anyone else but sometimes, surprisingly there is someone, not the...– Tom Stoppard, from The Real Thing
A person, according to Socrates, never chooses to act poorly or against his...– Akrasia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia