Posts Tagged ‘behavior’

“Apply Magic Sauce is a website that uses some of the random nonsense from your e-mails and social media accounts to generate a psychological profile of you… The Facebook data reveal what people actually do when they are unaware that their behavior is the subject of research.” -The Crux from Scientific American

Advertisements

“When we look at the world and try to make some sense of it, one of the most basic and crucial distinctions we all make—usually with-out even realizing it—is the difference between purposeful action versus mindless behavior.” -Robert Murphy

“When we look at the world and try to make some sense of it, one of the most basic and crucial distinctions we all make—usually without even realizing it—is the difference between purposeful action versus mindless behavior.” -Robert Murphy

“A purposeful action is performed by a conscious being with a mind, who is trying to achieve a goal. Mindless behavior refers
to motions in the physical world that are the result of “mere nature” and not the intentions of another thinking being.” -Robert Murphy

“Getting money without working for it is probably more often a detriment than a boon to civilized behavior….  But Bell [Clive] is completely mistaken if he thinks that free money alone, handed out to the mob, will bring a more enlightened, more literate, and more sophisticated society.  Instead, it will make us poorer in every way – economically and socially.  And culturally.  It will be a disaster.  It’s work, challenges, and struggles that give meaning to our lives, not money.” -Bill Bonner

“How do you do the thing you want when you don’t ‘feel’ like it?…  Don’t wait until you ‘feel’ ready.  Change your behavior skills, act.” -Mel Robbins

“All human behavior is predicated by thought.  Creativity begins with thought.” -Nelson Nash