31st July 2020 The saddest aspect of life now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom. — Isaac Asimov
30th July 2020 You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them. — Maya Angelou
Do you know what "emirp" is? An emirp is a prime whose reversal is a different prime. A cyclic emirp is an emirp that generates only more emirps when the last digit is successively moved to the front (or vice-versa). The largest known cyclic emirp is 939,391.
29th July 2020 When you are habituated to blind privilege, equality feels like oppression.
28th July 2020 “Gain may be temporary and uncertain, but ever, while you live, expense is constant and certain” — Benjamin Franklin
I read an interesting post on Twitter which was about 4 Zen stories and thought of posting them here. I’m an introvert. I overthink. It’s what we do. My mind is always on, and even on good days, it can be hard to feel calm. Part of this is human nature — our brains are... Continue Reading →
27th July 2020 "Change is hard because people overestimate the value of what they have -- and underestimate the value of what they may gain by giving that up."
26th July 2020 "Water is fluid, soft, and yielding. But water will wear away rock, which is rigid and cannot yield. As a rule, whatever is fluid, soft, and yielding will overcome whatever is rigid and hard. This is another paradox: what is soft is strong" — Lao Tzu
25th July 2020 It doesn’t matter how great your mental models are if you don’t consume great content. Garbage in garbage out.