"The seductive appeal of objective reality depends on a mistake. It is not the given. Sometimes ... the truth is not found by traveling as far away from one's personal perspective as possible."
- Thomas Nagel
"Every person's map of the world is as unique as their
thumbprint. There are no two people alike. No two people
who understand the same sentence the same way. .. So in
dealing with people, you try not to fit them to your concept
of what they should be"