Technology and trade consolidate production and democratize consumption.
The best in the world at anything gets to do it for everyone.
The single best productivity hack that everyone should aspire to - don’t keep a schedule.
University degrees are the new taxi medallions.
Zero-sum games tend towards conflict. Positive-sum games tend towards cooperation.
I still don’t see how the unarmed half of the country is going to overthrow the candidate elected by the armed half of the country.
In an age of abundance, the pursuit of pleasure for its own sake leads to addiction.
“Whatever can be understood, can be understood through explanatory knowledge. And more, any physical process can be controlled by such knowledge, limited only by the laws of physics.”
Why get a check when you can get a checkbook?
The smarter you get, the slower you read.
Changing your interpretation of your past is often just as good as changing your past.