Getting Trapped in Our Own Beliefs

Beliefs are a scary thing. Whether your beliefs are right or not, moral or not, they still determine how you see the world, and how you act within it. I was with a friend recently, and he was talking about how he believed that money could buy anything. This one belief changed the way he… Continue reading Getting Trapped in Our Own Beliefs

Stop Thinking Ahead and Just Live Stupid

You know, there are places where I would expect wisdom to come from, and places where I do not expect wisdom to come from. Today, wisdom came from the most of unexpected places. Jim Carrey. Although he was talking about what he learned from the author Eckart Tolle, it was strange nonetheless to have such… Continue reading Stop Thinking Ahead and Just Live Stupid

The Life of a Hero

This is another thing that I got from the book,¬†Principles: Life and Work, by Ray Dalio, the cofounder of the largest hedgefund in the world. He talked about the archetypal hero, and how it relates to the lives of a very specific type of people that he also calls hero. And the basic layout of… Continue reading The Life of a Hero

Operating on what you Don’t Know

I have been reading a book called Principles: Life and Work¬†by Ray Dalio. Ray Dalio is the founder and former CEO of Bridgewater, one of the biggest(if not the biggest) hedgefunds in the world. He has always been on the forbes top 100 richest list, as well as on Time Magazine’s list for top 100… Continue reading Operating on what you Don’t Know