"We believe we’re seeing the world just fine until it’s called to our attention that we’re not."
— David Eagleman, Incognito: The Secret Lives of the Brain (via likeafieldmouse)
"In our definitions, we grope after the spiritual by describing it as invisible."
— Ralph Waldo Emerson (via likeafieldmouse)
"Maya brought us bestsellers but, more than that, she brought us a reminder that the human need for dignity and recognition is a gift easily given to one another, but frighteningly easy to withhold."