James Geary - Quotes

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Heroism often results as a response to extreme events. ---->>>

Aphorisms are food for thought - like sushi, they come in small portions that are both delicious and exquisitely formed. And, like sushi, I can never get enough. ---->>>

Metaphor lives a secret life all around us. We utter about six metaphors a minute. ---->>>

Metaphor matters because it creates expectations. ---->>>

I believe aphorisms are best when first read in the wild, free from the confines of any categories. ---->>>

Metaphor creates a kind of conceptual synesthesia, in which we understand one concept in the context of another. ---->>>

Metaphor is not just the detection of patterns; it is the creation of patterns. ---->>>

There is no aspect of our experience not molded in some way by metaphor's almost imperceptible touch. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: 06-11, 1962
Occupation: Writer

James Geary (born 1962) is an American-born writer, former Europe editor of Time and deputy curator of the Nieman Foundation for Journalism at Harvard. In this role he is also editor of Nieman Reports, oversees other Nieman print and online publications and manages a range of duties related to the Nieman Fellowship program and the foundation's journalism outreach efforts (wikipedia)