Seeking ignorance and uncertainty

Curiosity is a powerful tool. It makes us question our surroundings and compels us to ask why things work the way they do. It kicks the mind into exploration. But the addition of courage takes curiosity a step further; it tries to fill the void through hands-on experimentation. These small tests are fuel for failure in […]

Brian Eno on enthusiasm

“Everything good proceeds from enthusiasm.” Brian Eno The word enthusiasm translates to “the spirit of god within”. Enthusiasm is the gas that keeps you going though CRAP (criticism, rejection, assholes, and pressure). The enthusiastic are inherently confident but never satisfied enough to stop at the latest answer.

“They don’t know any better.”

They don’t know any better because they’re disconnected from the world. They don’t know any better because they’re not exposed to what you are. They don’t know any better because they’re taught to serve rather than to question. The knowledge gap between people that know better and know nothing widens every day. Education and Internet […]