The power of delusion

Follow your dreams despite your “evidence” that you can’t

By Neil A. Armstrong https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=32049

Delusion is defined as “an idiosyncratic belief or impression that is firmly maintained despite being contradicted by what is generally accepted as reality or rational argument, typically a symptom of mental disorder”. It is often described as the triumph of hope over experience, ie acting as if the world is a certain way despite…