We often think of chaos is complete disruption. But I want to think of chaos as opportunity.
Chaos theory defines chaos as "the science of surprises, of the nonlinear and the unpredictable. It teaches us to expect the unexpected" (source).
Some of its principles include:
- Small changes can lead to dramatic results
- The only thing that's predictable is unpredictability
- Patterns exist and feel familiar, even though they are complex and never-ending
Chaos is part of our nature - its familiar despite its unfamiliarity - and it can lead to dramatic results in our life.
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