Anglepoised Notes

The freedom to learn from experience

The measure of (mental) health is flexibility (not comparison to some ‘norm’), the freedom to learn from experience … to be influenced by reasonable arguments … and the appeal to the emotions … and especially the freedom to cease when sated. The essence of illness is the freezing of behavior into unalterable and insatiable patterns.

David Brin, Sundiver

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Paul Love

Written by Paul Love who lives and works in Edinburgh building useful things.