“Facts and reason never persuade anyone.” Coinbase article.
“I would rather questions that cannot be answered than answers that cannot be questioned” Richard Feynman – Nobel prize for physics.
“Those who will not reason are bigots; those who cannot are fools; and those who dare not are slaves.” ~ George Gordon Byron
You can’t do anything about yesterday, and the only way to improve tomorrow is by what you do right now. – John Wooden
“If you want to become the best runner you can be, start now. Don’t spend the rest of your life wondering if you can do it.”
– Priscilla Welch
“There exists an external world, and there exist objective truths about that world. Our eternal duty is remind people of these facts.” Christian from Twitter
“Maybe the Universe is an unintended side effect..” M. Morenzi
Quote I’m pondering —
“Learn the rules like a pro, so you can break them like an artist.”
― Pablo Picasso
“Education isn’t something you can finish.” — Isaac Asimov (1920 – 1992)
It’s easy to get caught up in your belief system and forget that it’s just that
Science is built off of skepticism
Find what you’re most passionate about and listen to the other side
Constantly challenge your most sacred beliefs regular basis.
“Against stupidity, the very gods themselves contend in vain.”
– Friedrich Schiller
“If you think science is not about changing conclusions based on new evidence, then you are not a scientist.” Mike Carrato
My op-ed in today’s L.A. Times on calorie counting for weight loss, which falls in the category of H.L. Mencken: “There is always a well-known solution to every human problem–neat, plausible, and wrong.” Nina Teicholz, May 2018
If your food has been “fortified”, there’s 100% chance it’s garbage.
If you want to reach your true and full potential, you have to conquer human nature. That is, not growing complacent when things are going well nor becoming defeatist when things are hard. Champions stay the course!