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  • Jane shared from The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business by Charles Duhigg
    Habits are powerful, but delicate. They can emerge outside our consciousness, or can be deliberately designed. They often occur without our permission, but can be reshaped by fiddling with their parts. They shape our lives far more than we realize—they are so strong, in fact, that they cause our brains to cling to them at the exclusion of all else, including common sense.
    Note: A9 "Habits so strong... We cling to them at the exclusion of all else" #lrnbk
  • Jane shared from The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business by Charles Duhigg
    As the route became more and more automatic, each rat started thinking less and less.
    Note: ...started thinking less & less... #lrnbk
  • Jane shared from The Fault in Our Stars by John Green
    caption Without Pain, How Could We Know Joy? (This is an old argument in the field of Thinking About Suffering, and its stupidity and lack of sophistication could be plumbed for centuries, but suffice it to say that the existence of broccoli does not in any way affect the taste of chocolate.)
    Note: heh
  • Jane shared from How to Be a Woman by Caitlin Moran
    “I don’t want children anyway,” Caz says. “So I am getting nothing out of this whatsoever. I want my entire reproductive system taken out and replaced with spare lungs, for when I start smoking. I want that option. This is pointless.”
    Note: Spare lungs, for when I start smoking...
  • Jane shared from Buzzing Communities by Richard Millington
    Until critical mass has been reached and sustained, you should have a precise focus upon the four tasks I have just highlighted: 1. Invite members to join the community. 2. Initiate discussions members will be interested in. 3. Prompt members to participate in discussions. 4. Build relationships with members.
    Note: Growing a new community: more than "if you build it..."
(Durham, NC)
Jane Bozarth