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Fri, 21 Oct 2016 11:06:09 +0000(image)
When you're pretending, you know that you don't really believe it. When you're imagining, you imagine that you might.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 15:55:06 +0000(image)
Cross-Crissing, the Imaginary Sport By Bernard De Koven | October 20, 2016 | 0 Imaginary Cross-Crissing. It's not what you'd really think of as a sport, unless you were imagining yourself doing it. It looks sportiest when you have a pair of Nordic Walking Sticks, which is fine, because it's at least sportier. Note how each…
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 11:13:53 +0000(image)
Richard Feynman was a Nobel laureate for his contributions to theoretical physics. For me, however, it was his contributions to our understanding of fun that are the most noteworthy of all his many accomplishments. But that's me, all over.
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Mon, 17 Oct 2016 10:14:36 +0000(image)
there is not some distinctive part of the mind--"the imagination"--but rather that imagining is a cognitive activity we take part in at times that (and this is the crucial part) only makes use of our existing beliefs
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 11:15:31 +0000(image)
I realized that the pleasure of doing jigsaw puzzles is not just in completing the puzzle, it is in the feel of the pieces – the smooth paper front, the rougher cardboard back, the stimulation to your finger tips as they trace the patterns of bumps and edges on each piece.
Wed, 12 Oct 2016 11:12:05 +0000(image)
Beauty, they say, is in the eye of the beholder. Though I have ample reasons to suspect that it can also be found in the mind's eye, the heart's eye, the shared eye, the third eye.
Mon, 10 Oct 2016 10:54:59 +0000(image)
Fun Theory is the field of knowledge that deals in questions such as "How much fun is there in the universe?", "Will we ever run out of fun?", "Are we having fun yet?" and "Could we be having more fun?"
Fri, 07 Oct 2016 11:05:31 +0000(image)
I like to read about neuroscience and the brain. Not because I think it's particularly true, but rather because it gives me something I can use to help me imagine what's going on, especially when I, well, imagine.
Wed, 05 Oct 2016 10:37:24 +0000(image)
History is the province both of art and science, of the contemplative and the concrete. To know it, to understand it, to relate to it, we need imagination; an imagination that does not create a new world, but rather re-creates an old one.
Mon, 03 Oct 2016 10:25:44 +0000(image)
A mere sampling from the very first page of remarkably many from Goodreads, for your inspiration, contemplation and whatever other uses you might imagine.
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Fri, 30 Sep 2016 10:51:40 +0000(image)
I know what it means. And I know I really like to enjoy my day. And I know that sometimes, even though I like it so much, I forget, and let less enjoyable things stand between me and my day.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 10:25:25 +0000(image)
Lovelace: "Imagination is the Discovering Faculty, pre-eminently. It is that which penetrates into the unseen worlds around us, the worlds of Science. It is that which feels & discovers what is, the real which we see not, which exists not for our senses."