Passion Should Be Avoided

Updated May 27, 2020

Passion, like love, is on the increase. It’s hard to find anything that some people don’t have a passion for. Passion, however, should be avoided. It can blind you to your interests and, without exception, it impairs rationality. Don’t be passionate! Be interested. Be rational.

 

About George Beam

I'm an educator and author. The perspectives that inform my interpretations of the topics of this blog are behaviorism and system analysis. Specific interests include American politics, socioeconomic issues, survey research, and effects of the Internet and attendant hard- and software. I'm Associate Professor Emeritus, Department of Public Administration, Affiliated Faculty, Department of Political Science, University of Illinois at Chicago.
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