So don’t buy it. Here.
Why is it easier to ruminate over hurt feelings than it is to bask in the warmth of being appreciated?
Because your brain evolved to learn quickly from bad experiences but slowly from the good ones.
Question: What if we took the words “evolved to” out of the sentence and replaced it with “is able to”?
Wouldn’t that do a lot more for science?
Hat tip: Stephanie West Allen at Brains on Purpose