The Copernican Revolution, Part 2

Nothing is more earth shattering than the sudden realisation that your whole outlook on life is wrong. Whether this be the existence of Santa Claus or free will or universal purpose or whatever, it doesn’t matter: it always shakes us to the core. But there is one realisation that is at once so glorious, so terrifying and so life transforming that it stands apart from all the others.

The world doesn’t revolve around you.

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