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Ingenuity

The thing about human ingenuity is that when there is a sharp need for something, it tends to crystalize in discovery. Irving Finkel, Assyriologist, Nova S47 E11: A to Z the First Alphabet

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Best advice Warren Buffett ever got

“He said, ‘Warren, you can always tell someone to go to hell tomorrow.’ It was such an easy way of putting it. You haven’t missed the opportunity. Just forget about it for a day. If […]

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Humor

A.D. 2020

I’m sorry [Insert something miserable here] happened.  Now let’s get on with our miserable lives. Last Week Tonight 2020-06-29>

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Fear not

I must not fear. Fear is the mind-killer. Fear is the little-death that brings total obliteration. I will face my fear. I will permit it to pass over me and through me. And when it […]

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Death

Why should I fear death? If I am, then death is not. If Death is, then I am not. Why should I fear that which can only exist when I do not? Long time men […]

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Panic

There is no reason for panic, because there is never a solution in panic.  Progress is boing to result only from bold decisions that are made by cool heads. LBJ following the Sputnik launch, 1957