Maria Popova on Muck Rack

Maria Popova

Brooklyn, NY
Founder and Editor, Brain Pickings
As seen in: The Atlantic

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Lovely illustrated ode to the nourishment of nature and the art of solitude in the age of screens — a kind of Alice-in-Wonderland for our time
“True solitude is found in the wild places, where one is without human obligation. One’s inner voices become audible… In consequence, one responds more clearly to other lives.”
How to change minds – Blaise Pascal, writing 400 years ago and insightful as ever, on the art of persuasion
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