Don’t be afraid of being scared.

Science quote 3-01

I know there are a lot of quotes about conquering your fears, but I wanted to feature something that acknowledges the function of fear.  While irrational fears can hobble you, we must acknowledge that ‘fear as a response to threat’ is an important part of our evolution.


Image: “MRI Location Amygdala up” by Amber Rieder, Jenna Traynor, Geoffrey B Hall – Own work. Licensed under CC0 via Commons – https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:MRI_Location_Amygdala_up.png#/media/File:MRI_Location_Amygdala_up.png

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