Once Upon a Time …

March 17th, 2006 by john

“The mental processes underlying our sense of self — feelings, thoughts, memories — are scattered through different zones of the brain. There is no special point of convergence. No cockpit of the soul. No soul-pilot. They come together as a work of fiction. A human being is a story-telling machine. The self is a story.”

Into the Silent Land: Travels in Neuropsychology,

by Paul Broks