Do I contradict myself?

Do I contradict myself?
Very well, then I contradict myself, I am large, I contain multitudes.
— Walt Whitman

An old favourite of mine. We like to feel we behave, or perhaps should behave rationally, and consistently and sometimes I am sure we do. And yet, do we really believe that we are so simple.

Image: By Christoffer A Rasmussen (Rasmussen29892 at da.wikipedia) (Own work) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons
h/t to DC for reminding me of this one.


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