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“My Stroke of Insight.” TED2008. Feb. 2008. Conference Presentation.
Source: "My Stroke of Insight." TED2008. Feb. 2008. Conference Presentation. Additional Information: This quote describes the thought process of brain researcher Jill Bolte Taylor as she was having a stroke. During her stroke, says Taylor, she not only realized that she was experiencing a stroke, but she was able to appreciate, as a brain scientist, the fact that she was gaining first-hand knowledge of a condition she had studied. The quote is from Taylor's 2008 TED Talk about the insights she was able to attain from her stroke. Watch the full TED Talk here: Jill Bolte Taylor - My Stroke of Insight