Saw this article in the Seattle Times today. Thought the quote was quite nice:
WE’RE LOSING CONTROL of our attention, and with that loss of agency comes a diminished quality of life, says Mara Adelman, a retired Seattle University professor who has written and lectured widely on the need for solitude.
“We’ve lost time for reflection,’’ Adelman says. “We’re missing out on our passions, which take time to cultivate.
Yes, they do.
We might each of us have a few hundred passions within and that's always been an issue for - finding one to cultivate. It all takes time.