It is curious that physical courage should be so common in the world and moral courage so rare.
WYSIATI: the focusing illusion! Because we overemphasize the information that’s in front of our face, we don’t even realize how little we know. It’s easy to say that others who have what we want are lucky, simply because we often fail to see how different their lives are from our own.
Thank you, Daniel Kahneman, for helping me become the fittest female at my gym. You are the patron saint of my abs.