Introverts are collectors of thoughts, and solitude is where the collection is curated and rearranged to make sense of the present and future.
If I’m an ass, I should say so. If I don’t, somebody else will. If I say it first, that disarms them.
Music is really something that makes people whole.
The mind can go either direction under stress- toward positive or toward negative: on or off. Think of it as a spectrum whose extremes are unconsciousness at the negative end and hyperconsciousness at the positive end. The way the mind will lean under stress is strongly influenced by training.
The educated differ from the uneducated as much as the living differ from the dead.
How many times will I let you get away with murder? Oh how many times will you make me feel more alive?