It is easy to see the world in terms of constants.
Puppies are adorable. Always.
Coffee is the best morning beverage.
Your brain is wired to make rules about your experience.
It saves you from having to re-learn everything you do.
Rules allow you to expect something to be constant.
Constant is a lie you tell yourself to feel certain.
Puppies are adorable. Unless you have a bad allergy.
Coffee is the best morning beverage. Unless you dislike coffee.
You create social constants.
Person A is a great leader.
Except when they are not.
Constants are the seeds of bias.
What constants do you expect of others?
What constants do you assume of yourself?
One fish, two fish, red fish, coffee,