This Week I Learned #59

“Go to bed smarter than when you woke up”
— Charlie Munger


  • Ancient Asian architecture. Whether you look at the roofs of Korean, Japanese, Chinese, Thai, and many other Asian countries one will notice that the four…..


  • Architectural spacing. When the space is small ….


  • Learnings on South Korean president, Kim Dae Jung. He was awarded the Nobel peace prize for his Sunshine Policy that aimed at ….


  • “If you want to be a grocer, or a general, or a politician, or a judge, you will invariably become it; that is your punishment. If you ….


  • Book Learning from The Art of Learning: Find ways to make 'losing' a regular practice. Even while crushing chess national and world …..


  • Book Learning from The Art of Learning: The Soft Zone. A state of flexibility and fluidity in one's concentration. Most start with creating a Hard Zone. A brittle space where one needs the perfect environment and any interruption …


  • Book Learning from The Art of Learning: Chess math. Bishops or Knights = 3 Pawns, Rook = 5 Pawns, Queen = 9 Pawns. Young chess players start out mathematically calculating moves based on this math. The goal is to study….