woensdag 20 februari 2008

William James

quote from William James ‘Principles of Psychology’

‘It is possible that genius tends actually to prevent a man from acquiring habits of voluntary attention , and that moderate intellectual endowments are the soil in which we may best expect, here as elsewhere , the virtues of the will, strictly so called to thrive’

A Psychologist with real insight-

Here’s link to his wonderful chapter on habits, the importance of developing them.

The Principles of Psychology: Volume 1

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