Your Personal Occam’s Razor

How to rescue yourself and the people you love from the confusion and indistinction of faceless crowds.

Luke Burgis
4 min readOct 8, 2022

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“The true inner self must be drawn up like a jewel from the bottom of the sea, rescued from confusion, from indistinction, from immersion in the common, the nondescript, the trivial, the sordid, the evanescent.” — Thomas Merton

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Luke Burgis

Author of “WANTING: The Power of Mimetic Desire in Everyday Life.” Find more at read.lukeburgis.com