How Your Nervous System Strongly Influences Your Perception of the World

Why we should pay more attention to our feelings

Adam Murauskas
Jul 16 · 2 min read
White girl looking sullen. Head leaning on hand. Computer and coffee mug on desk. Adam Murauskas.
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State-dependent functioning of the nervous system is a powerful concept.

For example, when you’re depressed, you probably think about depressing things, and when you’re happy, you probably think about happy things.