On Personal Growth

person on white boat fishing on body of water

It’s called fishing not catching

Identify obvious failure points, and steer clear of them.

Define the limits of your knowledge. Be clear about what you know and don’t know.

Stress yourself, but not too much. A low dose of something can have the opposite effect of a high dose.

Remember opportunity cost.

Sometimes, you can improve your life by taking things away

Utility> novelty

Hold yourself to a higher standard than you hold others.