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“It’s best not to be too moral. You cheat yourself out of too much life.” And Five Other Thoughts That Stuck With Me This Week

April 28, 2006

Don't you just love that quote from Harold and Maude? Great movie. Go put it on your Netflix queue. And while your waiting think a little about this stuff…

Josh Wolfe of Nanotech Insider

…Like a game of chess—it’s not enough to think a few moves ahead—you must think at least one move ahead of the number of moves your opponent thinks. Or as I’ve previously recounted more colloquially: two guys are in the woods when a bear comes running. One starts running, the others shouts, “it’s no good—you’ll never outrun a bear.” The running guy turns back and says, “I don’t have to. I only have to outrun you.”