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All things between psychology and technology

August 7th, 2010
  • The purpose of writing is to inflate weak ideas, obscure pure reasoning, and inhibit clarity. With a little practice, writing can be an intimidating and impenetrable fog!
  • Verbing weirds language.
  • That’s the whole problem with science. You’ve got a bunch of empiricists trying to describe things of unimaginable wonder.
  • If you do the job badly enough, sometimes you don’t get asked to do it again.
  • The only skills I have the patience to learn are those that have no real application in life.
  • Calvin: I’m a genius, but I’m a misunderstood genius.
    Hobbes: What’s misunderstood about you?
    Calvin: Nobody thinks I’m a genius.