Monthly Archives: September 2014

The Science of How to Learn Anything

Some time ago I introducedĀ a post offering advice for serious readers by bemoaning the fact that in all my years as a student I never once had a teacher who spoke in any detail about how to read and study … Continue reading

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The Way of the Monkey or the Way of the Kitten

In India there are two imagesĀ used to characterize the “two principal religious attitudes” found among human beings. One is the “way of the kitten”; the other is the “way of the monkey.” When a kitten cries, its mother takes it … Continue reading

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