Imagine if you began each day starting with what you don’t know and are curious to find out, rather than what you do know. What would that look like?
There’s power in not knowing. The knack is to let go of default patterns of thinking that encourage us to focus on what we’re certain of.
Created by Brandon Stanton in 2010, Humans of New York began life as a photography project. Somewhere along the way, Brandon started to interview the people in his pictures, creating short vignettes of their lives, and Humans of New York as it is now, was born.
This is a quote featured in the Farnam Street blog ‘Learning How to Think: the Skill No One Taught You‘.