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Brain Pickings – An inventory of the meaningful life.
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  • Duplicate 3: Also: Because Brain Pickings is in its fourteenth year and because I w...
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H2 Inside the hallmark of a great scientist and a great human being — the ability to hold one's opinions with firm but unfisted fingers.
H2 “As they become known to and accepted by us, our feelings and the honest exploration of them become sanctuaries and spawning grounds for the most radical and daring of ideas. They become a safe-hou...
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H5 The Cosmic Miracle of Trees: Astronaut Leland Melvin Reads Pablo Neruda’s Love Letter to Earth’s Forests
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H5 How Kepler Invented Science Fiction and Defended His Mother in a Witchcraft Trial While Revolutionizing Our Understanding of the Universe
H5 13 Life-Learnings from 13 Years of Brain Pickings
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H5 Rebecca Solnit’s Lovely Letter to Children About How Books Solace, Empower, and Transform Us
H5 Fixed vs. Growth: The Two Basic Mindsets That Shape Our Lives
H5 In Praise of the Telescopic Perspective: A Reflection on Living Through Turbulent Times
H5 A Stoic’s Key to Peace of Mind: Seneca on the Antidote to Anxiety
H5 The Courage to Be Yourself: E.E. Cummings on Art, Life, and Being Unafraid to Feel
H5 The Writing of “Silent Spring”: Rachel Carson and the Culture-Shifting Courage to Speak Inconvenient Truth to Power
H5 Timeless Advice on Writing: The Collected Wisdom of Great Writers
H5 A Rap on Race: Margaret Mead and James Baldwin’s Rare Conversation on Forgiveness and the Difference Between Guilt and Responsibility
H5 The Science of Stress and How Our Emotions Affect Our Susceptibility to Burnout and Disease
H5 Mary Oliver on What Attention Really Means and Her Moving Elegy for Her Soul Mate
H5 Rebecca Solnit on Hope in Dark Times, Resisting the Defeatism of Easy Despair, and What Victory Really Means for Movements of Social Change
H5 The Lonely City: Adventures in the Art of Being Alone
H5 Famous Writers' Sleep Habits vs. Literary Productivity, Visualized
H5 7 Life-Learnings from 7 Years of Brain Pickings, Illustrated
H5 Anaïs Nin on Love, Hand-Lettered by Debbie Millman
H5 Anaïs Nin on Real Love, Illustrated by Debbie Millman
H5 Susan Sontag on Love: Illustrated Diary Excerpts
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H5 Albert Camus on Happiness and Love, Illustrated by Wendy MacNaughton
H5 The Holstee Manifesto
H5 The Silent Music of the Mind: Remembering Oliver Sacks
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