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Generalizing

Quick Look No one thing is exactly the same as any other thing. Ever. A Tale Always categorizing, the poor woman has a hard time just being with an individual. When she meets someone new, she scans him for abstractions, … Continue reading

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Practicing Non-generalizing

Without telling your friend, pretend that he or she is someone you are meeting for the first time. Or imagine it’s the first time you’ve driven down this familiar street, and want to describe it to someone back home. Take … Continue reading

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Echoes on Non-generalizing

The moment you label me, you negate me. Kierkegaard Purity of Heart: Is To Will One Thing To generalize is to be an idiot. William Blake The Complete Illuminated Books

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