Redeeming appreciation

Has that indisputable realisation of fooling yourself ever crushed you? Feynman famously put that in plain view: “The first principle is that you must not fool yourself – and you are the easiest person to fool.” This time, a painful awakening struck me while reading How to win friends and influence people – I’ll post a book […]

Diversity: the ultimate collective edge

Become such as you are, having learned what that is. (Pindar)   One can hardly deny to himself the need of saying something. On one hand, one probably cares more about what he says than what he doesn’t. Presumably, the energy he puts into uttering those very words should be of some importance to his survivorship. On […]