Steven Spielberg's star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
The question: Why is it that when we memorize something, we say we have learned it by heart? Wouldn’t it make more sense to claim we have memorized it by brain, or mind, leaving the heart for more romantic endeavors?
The quotation: “Your conscience shouts, ‘Here’s what you should do,’ while your intuition whispers, ‘Here’s what you could do.’ Listen to that voice that tells you what you could do. Nothing will define your character more than that.” Steven Spielberg, from his Harvard commencement speech.
(The reason: I am taking a few days off, and it turns out I am more compulsive about doing this blog than I realized.)