However surprising it may seem, the fact is we don’t actually have a better understanding how the brain might produce consciousness than Descartes did of how the immaterial soul would accomplish this feat; after all, at the present time we lack even the rudimentary outlines of a neural theory of consciousness.
Vincent Van Gogh
advice for artists
Ignorance is bliss, but its ransom is to keep you a prisoner of your own fears.
I’m not an expert, but I know what fear is; I know what fear will make you do…
Do you run away?
There is a long, long list of what you can do.
The way immature people can conquer—they don’t conquer it, but they feel they make the fear disappear—is by falling in love.