UI/UX designer, world traveler, photographer, and grad student in Human-Computer Interaction and data science at the University of Michigan.
…ife in an unhealthy way finds its root in our realization that we dread the nothingness of nothing. We can’t imagine just being rather than doing. And therefore, we look for entertainment, we seek company, and if those fail, we chase even higher…
If we take it back to the fundamentals — and this is something Pascal touches on, too — our aversion to solitude is really an aversion to boredom.
“All of humanity’s problems stem from man’s inability to sit quietly in a room alone.”