📰 William James

Author: plato.stanford.edu

Full Title: William James

URL: https://plato.stanford.edu/entries/james/

Highlights from March 9th, 2021.

In our brains, habits are paths of nervous energy, as rivers and streams are the paths of water’s flow. At skin level, even a scar is a kind of habit, “more likely to be abraded, inflamed, to suffer pain and cold, than are the neighboring parts”