Books, Quotes

“Everyone who is seriously involved in the pursuit of science becomes convinced that some spirit is manifest in the laws of the universe, one that is vastly superior to that of man.”

– Albert Einstein, Dear Professor Einstein: Albert Einstein’s Letters to and from Children.
Source: http://www.brainpickings.org/index.php/2013/07/11/do-scientists-pray-einstein-letter-science-religion/

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“The strongest trees are rooted in the dark places of the earth…

A Path in the Dark Forest © Ruoxiang Chau, all rights reserved.

A Path in the Dark Forest © Ruoxiang Chau, all rights reserved.

“The strongest trees are rooted in the dark places of the earth. Darkness will be your cloak, your shield, your mother’s milk. Darkness will make you strong.”
― George R.R. MartinA Dance With Dragons

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“Loneliness is the human condition…

Murmur © Ruoxiang Chau, all rights reserved.

Murmur
© Ruoxiang Chau, all rights reserved.

“Loneliness is the human condition. Cultivate it. The way it tunnels into you allows your soul room to grow. Never expect to outgrow loneliness. Never hope to find people who will understand you, someone to fill that space. An intelligent, sensitive person is the exception, the very great exception. If you expect to find people who will understand you, you will grow murderous with disappointment. The best you’ll ever do is to understand yourself, know what it is that you want, and not let the cattle stand in your way.”

― Janet Fitch, White Oleander

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The Science of Sleep: Dreaming, Depression, and How REM Sleep Regulates Negative Emotions

“Memory is never a precise duplicate of the original… it is a continuing act of creation. Dream images are the product of that creation.”
– Rosalind D. Cartwright, The Twenty-four Hour Mind: The Role of Sleep and Dreaming in Our Emotional Lives

Source: Brain Pickings.

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