The pendulum of the mind oscillates between sense and nonsense, not between right and wrong.
Blessed is he who expects nothing, for he shall never be disappointed.
Writing is nature’s way of letting you know how sloppy your thinking is.
Vision without execution is hallucination.
It is good to have an end to journey toward; but it is the journey that matters, in the end.
We work by exorcising incessant superstition that there are mysterious tribal gods against you. Nature has neither rewards nor punishments, only consequences. You can use science to make it work for you.
Never commit to memory what can be easily looked up in books.
In terms of the Internet, it’s like humanity acquiring a collective nervous system. Whereas previously we were more like a collection of cells that communicated by diffusion. With the advent of the Internet, it was suddenly like we got a nervous system.
Experience by itself teaches nothing.