Write Like a Human

We are getting buried under freeze-dried news reports and hot takes that make supermarket baloney feel like a prime cut. Everything feels like a faded facsimile of everything else. It is the internet equivalent of the same strip mall mediocrity.

Om MALIK

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Lisbon, 2018

Why am I about to land in Lisbon? Whose dumb idea was this?

— Ineacho O’GARRO

Learn To Start Over

Success is the enemy of learning. It can deprive you of the time and the incentive to start over. Beginner’s mind also needs beginner’s time.

Naval RAVIKANT
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How Do We Know What We Want?

We can never know what to want, because, living only one life, we can neither compare it with our previous lives nor perfect it in our lives to come… We live everything as it comes, without warning.

— Milan KUNDERA
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Deep Listening

The intention of deep listening and loving speech is to restore communication, because once communication is restored, everything is possible.

Thich Nhat Hanh
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The Importance of Breakdowns

Crisis… is an attempt to dislodge us from a toxic status quo and constitutes an insistent call to rebuild our lives on a more authentic and sincere basis.

— Alain de BOTTON
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