This Week I Learned #62

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


  • “The reasonable man adapts himself to the world: the unreasonable one persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore all progress depends on the unreasonable man.” - George Bernard Shaw


  • Book: Skin in the Game by N.Taleb: 1) "You may not know in your mind where you are going, but you know it by doing", 2) "Compendiaria ……….


  • Book: Skin in the Game by N.Taleb: Ethics are more robust than law……..


  • Book: Skin in the Game by N.Taleb: A kosher (or halal) eater will never eat non-kosher (or non-halal) food, but a non-kosher eater isn't banned from eating kosher. A …


  • Peter Attia's podcast with Scott Harrison, Founder and CEO of Charity Water. A fascinating story of someone who went from being a global club promoter to dedicating much of this 30s and 40s to providing clean water to those that don't have it. It was a fascinating story of someone who lived the stereotypical drugged up party life (i.e. everything except heroine, 60 cigarettes in a day) to how "models……


  • "Pushing a wheelbarrow is easy, thinking about it is the hard part." From the lectures of Buddhist monk, Ajahn Brahm…….


  • “Be the change that you wish to see in the world.” - Mahatma Gandhi