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Ecstatic Shock

The surge of energy upon catching a glance from someone you like—a thrill that starts in your stomach,…
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Hiybbprqag

The feeling that everything original has already been done, that the experiment of human culture long ago filled…
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Swish Fulfillment

The feeling of delicate luck after casually tossing something across the room and hitting your target so crisply…
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Pâro

The feeling that no matter what you do is always somehow wrong—that any attempt to make your way…
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Rückkehrunruhe

The feeling of returning home after an immersive trip only to find it fading rapidly from your awareness—to…
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Fly High

I have come to accept the feeling of not knowing where I am going. And I have trained…
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Semaphorism

A conversational hint that you have something personal to say on the subject but don’t go any further. An emphatic…
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The 5AM CLUB

Part manifesto for mastery, part playbook for genius-grade productivity and part companion for a life lived beautifully, the…
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kairosclerosis

The moment you realize that you’re currently happy—consciously trying to savor the feeling—which prompts your intellect to identify…
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The Emotion Machine

In this mind-expanding book, scientific pioneer Marvin Minsky continues his groundbreaking research, offering a fascinating new model for…
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Oblivion

Blood pumping, face gleaming with sweat, spirit soaring and dropping simultaneously. Stars twinkling, lighting the field, winds blowing.…