How much more wealthy you feel when you finally release the need for more stuff simply because everybody else seems to need more stuff.
I set an auto reply for this summertime. Life is short and unpredictable. Just to let you know.
When reality gets in the way of your plan, abandon the plan and reboot. It’s not what you wanted, but it is what it is, so don’t fight it. From The little book of calm
You can only become a better writer by becoming a better reader. From Several short sentences about writing.
Jetlag exists because our bodies have a brake that slows adjustment whenever we move into a new rhythm of darkness and light. It’s a form of resistance to change: the body shifts cautiously into the new rhythm, and it is that caution that prevents our rapid adjustment to a new ambient time zone. If body …
Algorithms are developing their capabilities to regulate humans faster than humans are figuring out how to regulate algorithms. http://www.nybooks.com/articles/2018/06/07/algorithms-digital-poorhouse/
Dave Bowman: Hello, HAL. Do you read me, HAL? HAL: Affirmative, Dave. I read you. Dave Bowman: Open the pod bay doors, HAL. HAL: I'm sorry, Dave. I'm afraid I can't do that. Dave Bowman: What's the problem? HAL: I think you know what the problem is just as well as I do. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ARJ8cAGm6JE