“One of the most satisfying experiences I know is just fully to appreciate an individual in the same way I appreciate a sunset. When I look at a sunset, I don’t find myself saying,...”
For years, doctors attempted to create artificial hearts that mimicked the real heart—using methods that recreate blood pumping. Billy Cohn and Bud Frazier instead developed a...
“If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of giants.”
— Isaac Newton
“You could double the number of synaptic connections in a very simple neurocircuit as a result of experience and learning. The reason for that was that long-term memory alters the...”
“Most artists are brought to their vocation when their own nascent gifts are awakened by the work of a master. That is to say, most artists are converted to art by art itself....”
How to discover your passion
I’m thinking a lot about passion at the moment. We’re about to embark on a series of conversations about it at Mosaic, and I’m also doing some...