‘The mind is a pattern-seeking machine’ (Stephen Jay Gould)

The mind, basically, is a pattern-seeking machine… We tend to seek patterns… and then we tell stories about them. I think we’re pretty much conditioned to look for a pattern and to try to interpret it in terms of certain stories. (Stephen Jay Gould)

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