” The brain abhors discrepancies. “


” Lofty questions about the mind are fascinating to ask, philosophers have been asking them for three millennia both in India where I am from and here in the West – but it is only in the brain that we can eventually hope to find the answers. “


” Remember that politics, colonialism, imperialism and war also originate in the human brain. “


” If you’re a thinking person, the liver is interesting, but nothing is more intriguing than the brain. “


” The adage that fact is stranger than fiction seems to be especially true for the workings of the brain. “


” People often ask how I got interested in the brain, my rhetorical answer is: ‘How can anyone NOT be interested in it?’ Everything you call ‘human nature’ and consciousness arises from it. “


” It may well be our brains are wired up to be slightly more optimistic than they should be. “



All 7 Vilayanur S. Ramachandran Quotes about Brain in picture


The brain abhors discrepancies.
Lofty questions about the mind are fascinating to ask, philosophers have been asking them for three millennia both in India where I am from and here in the West - but it is only in the brain that we can eventually hope to find the answers.


Remember that politics, colonialism, imperialism and war also originate in the human brain.
If you
The adage that fact is stranger than fiction seems to be especially true for the workings of the brain.
People often ask how I got interested in the brain, my rhetorical answer is:
It may well be our brains are wired up to be slightly more optimistic than they should be.
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