“Don Juan had always said to me that our great enemy is the fact that we never believe what is happening to us… when we finally realize what is going on it is usually too late to turn back. He contended that it is always the intellect that fools us, because it receives the message first, but rather than giving it credence and acting on it immediately, it dallies with it instead.”
Carlos Castaneda

The Second Ring of Power

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Your brain does not process information

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“The human brain isn’t really empty, of course. But it does not contain most of the things people think it does – not even simple things such as ‘memories’. … Our shoddy thinking about the brain has deep historical roots, but the invention of computers in the 1940s got us especially confused. For more than […]

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