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  1. Aug 2021
    1. One way is to work in intense, focused bursts. When the ideas stop flowing and diminishing returns set in, do something which is conducive to mind-wandering. Exercise, walk, read, or listen to music.

      When mental fatigue sets it do something "boring" to let your mind rest and wander. Avoid escapism.

  2. Apr 2017
    1. FTLN 079115Ay, now am I in Arden, the more fool I. FTLN 0792 When I was at home I was in a better place, but FTLN 0793 travelers must be content.

      Touchstone is wise enough to realize that living the life in the forest is a pipe dream for courtiers.

  3. Dec 2016
    1. he expectation of romance in relationship exacts an exorbitant price, both immediately in terms of time, energy and attention and in a long-range sense. People lose so much over this pursuit and how little is their reward--a few moments of self-inflated pleasure or self-abandonment or a few moments of physical sensation, none of which can be maintained for long. The reality of the relationship can seem very depressing in contrast to the thrill of romance. That is because people invest in the romance and not in the relationship.