A joyful life is an individual creation that cannot be copied from a recipe

– Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi

Does the quality of our day to day experiences matter in the long run? Psychologist Daniel Kahneman considers this question in ‘Thinking, Fast and Slow’ where he distinguishes between the experiencing self and the remembering self.

Hello and welcome. I’m so glad you’re here! This blog attempts to present the wisdom of history’s leading thinkers in a relatable way for our time. It’s written by me, Rachel Linton, a psychologist, reader and writer from Sydney, Australia. I’m a philosopher not in the sense of being a Great Thinker but because I […]