23 October 2008

Intro to Flow

He makes a great comment about "ecstasy" and how what we observe of the great cultures of the past are their ecstasies, the special places they created to invoke order and altered states of mind.

Blurb: Mihaly Czikszentmihalyi asks, "What makes a life worth living?" Noting that money cannot make us happy, he looks to those who find pleasure and lasting satisfaction in activities that bring about a state of "flow."

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