app (spaced repetition)
Andrew Kortina (Y Combinator, episode 102
Brandon Stanton (The Tim Ferriss Show, episode 321
Elon Musk (The Joe Rogan Experience, episode 1169
Joe Gebbia (The Tim Ferriss Show, episode 301
Patrick Collison (The Tim Ferriss Show, episode 353
Philosophize This!, all episodes
Richard Thaler (Freakonomics, episode 340
I Sing the Body Electric
The Snow Man
Stop all the clocks, cut off the telephone
(W H Auden)
Civilisation advances by extending the number of important operations which we can perform without thinking about them.
Give a man a mask, and he will show you his true face.
How we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives.
I am willing to take as much time as needed between projects to find my next thing. But I always want it to be a project that, if successful, will make the rest of my career look like a footnote.
I loved her, and sometimes, she loved me too.
I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the essential facts of life, and see if I could not learn what it had to teach, and not, when I came to die, discover that I had not lived.
(Henry David Thoreau)
One must Learn to Love
) (Friedrich Nietzsche)
Someone once told me the definition of Hell: On your last day on earth, the person you became will meet the person you could have become.
The fruits of the earth belong to us all, and the earth itself to nobody.
The tragedy of old age is not that one is old, but that one is young.
They fear the higher self because when it speaks, it speaks demandingly.
We ought not to be embarrassed of appreciating the truth and of obtaining it wherever it comes from, even if it comes from races distant and nations different from us. Nothing should be dearer to the seeker of truth than the truth itself, and there is no deterioration of the truth, nor belittling either of one who speaks it or conveys it.
Creep (Radiohead) best live performance
First Principles: The Building Blocks of True Knowledge
Robot Mind Meld
Shape of Stories
This is Water commencement speech by David Foster Wallace (recording
Wait But Why