Mar 1, 2021 4:26 AM
March 21, 2019
Don’t model your life on successes. They are rare and it's highly likely they are an example of survivorship bias
Stories are powerful bc we are narcissistic and have a tendency to insert ourselves into story.
Origin of "sophisticated" (43:00) – from greek sophus – alternate teacher of philosophy or rhetoric who didn't enjoy a good reputation. They were more interested in winning arguments than arriving at truth
when working on ideas suspend the moral judgment