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Is Inspiration Contagious?

Inspired writing is like talking, an expression of one’s inner state of being

Is inspiration contagious? Do inspired works of art inspire the audience? There is a long tradition in the humanities that suggests it does. Plato once argued that inspiration is transmitted to the audience through the Muse. Remarkably, however, this has only just been tested scientifically.


WHY INSPIRATION MATTERS - UNIVERSITY OF BAHREIN

Inspiration plays an important role for personal and professional growth and development though it tends to be an overlooked concept. This research study was designed to explore people experiences with inspiration and it investigates why inspiration matters. 

University of Bahrain, Ministry of Health, Kingdom of Bahrain
Published Sept. 2014


The 5 Traits of Extraordinary Ordinary People

This is how the people we admire most live genuine, authentic, generous lives by David Sack M.D.

Being extraordinary isn’t reserved for the rich, the famous, the powerful, or the privileged. Extraordinary people exist within even the most seemingly ordinary lives. They are the ones with the knack for living genuinely and who inspire us to attempt the same.


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WHY INSPIRATION MATTERS - HARVARD BUSINESS REVIEW / SCOTT BARRY KAUFMAN

In a culture obsessed with measuring talent and ability, we often overlook the important role of inspiration. Inspiration awakens us to new possibilities by allowing us to transcend our ordinary experiences and limitations. Inspiration propels a person from apathy to possibility, and transforms the way we perceive our own capabilities. Inspiration may sometimes be overlooked because of its elusive nature. Its history of being treated as supernatural or divine hasn’t helped the situation. But as recent research shows, inspiration can be activated, captured, and manipulated, and it has a major effect on important life outcomes.