some especially interesting ones:

  • Peak-end effect: that people seem to perceive not the sum of an experience but the average of how it was at its peak (e.g. pleasant or unpleasant) and how it ended.
  • Rosy retrospection: the remembering of the past as having been better than it really was.
  1. analoguepixel said: An actual legit term for nostalgia goggles, cool. Seems like everybody has it these days.
  2. mononymic posted this