January 18, 2018
Frequent recollection of any of life’s moments is the key to attaining a better autobiographical memory. (Practice makes perfect, right?) I know that part of the reason I have such a strong personal memory is because I have spent my entire life instinctively reviewing my past and pasting the memories up against my internal timeline.
– Marilu Henner in Total Memory Makeover
January 7, 2018
Everything is created with a purpose. A chair is created to fulfil a purpose. The purpose is called telos in Aristotelian philosophy. If you want to know the purpose of the thing then look at the thing itself.
Shapiro says that the existence of purpose ultimately indicates the existence of God as creator.
January 5, 2018
Read just-in-time books rather than just-in-case books.
– Tim Ferriss
December 22, 2017
It was a classic dual of imbalances in a dynamically equal position.
Evolution uses prototypes. They are accepted or rejected. A prototype is an exemplar.
December 12, 2017
It’s not that you can think independently, rather it is who you’re going to think with.
– Alan Jacobs
December 10, 2017
D.O.C. Doing is the origin of confidence.
– Anthony Metivier