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Emotional Memory Centers

Emotional Memory CentersThe most important tribute any human being can pay to a poem or a piece of prose he or she really loves is to learn it by heart.

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Emotional Memory Centers

The most important tribute any human being can pay to a poem or a piece of prose he or she really loves is to learn it by heart. Not by brain, by heart; the expression is vital.

- George Steiner (1929-2020)

Consciousness - A Felt Experience - Courtesy of Damasio and planksip®

Consciousness - A Felt Experience - Courtesy of Damasio and planksip®

This graduated role reversal of humility is an act worth thinking about. Revolutions take place despite our preoccupation with initiation. As the world turns, living is perpetual, limited to our species in language only.


George Steiner

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