Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking by Malcolm Gladwell

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What are the interesting, powerful, funny, puzzling, or important quotations can be found in Malcolm Gladwell's Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking?

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Malcolm Gladwell's Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking, like his previous bestselling nonfiction book, The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference, is in certain ways a collection of clever aphorisms and anecdotes expanded into book form. The book's major argument is that our brains have a subconscious ability to synthesize vast amounts of information into a quick gestalt, and that we use this ability to make judgments which can often be strikingly accurate. His book itself is designed to be read in precisely the fashion he recommends for thinking in general, with readers leaping quickly from anecdote to anecdote, appreciating the striking images and dramatic revelations, and such soundbites as:

... our world requires that decisions be sourced and footnoted, and if we...

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