Posts Tagged ‘learning’

Avoid Learning?

Posted: June 21, 2018 in Thought for the Day
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“The learning of life is about what to avoid.” -Nassim Taleb

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I love learning about financial history. I love finding parallels between today and a time in the past. But one clear lesson from history is this: It never happens the exactly the same way the next time around. That’s why it’s easy to be fooled… to think that ‘this time is different’.
Financial disasters and bubbles don’t repeat… but they certainly rhyme. Don’t you forget it!” -Steve Sjuggerud

“The world has always been filled with nonsense.  There’s never been an exception.  Learning how to recognize nonsense and discard it is extremely important.” -Nelson Nash

“There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.” -Unknown

The solution to ignorance is learning.” -Mark Ford

Learning Coffin

Posted: February 7, 2017 in Thought for the Day
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“Many people die at 25 but are not put in the coffin until 75.  The learning stopped early for them.” -James Altucher

Learning

Posted: February 5, 2017 in Thought for the Day
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“And this job of learning is your job.  And you have to do it.  I cannot do it for you.” -Dr. Larry Arnn