1. While the conscious mind writes the autobiography of our species, the unconscious mind does most of the work.
2. Emotions are not separate from reason but they are the foundation of reason because they tell us what to value, so reading and educating your emotions is one of the central activities of wisdom.
3. We are not primarily self-contained individuals, we’re social animals not rational animals, we emerge out of relationships and we’re deeply interpenetrated one with another.