I keep posting updates on Watsapp. I keep track of the same using a post each month just for reference.

These are mostly borrowed from other people, I will try to keep references as much as possible.

September 2022

“It’s time you realized that you have something in you more powerful and miraculous than the things that affect you and make you dance like a puppet.” — M...

August 2022

Sturgeon’s law states that 90% of everything is crap. If you dislike poetry, or fine art, or anything, it’s possible you’ve only ever seen the crap. Go lo...

July 2022

To improve your outcomes in life, respond to the world as it is, not as you wish it would be.

May 2022

“He who knows only his own side of the case, knows little of that.” — John Stuart Mill

April 2022

In turning education into a system of mass production we created a superbly democratic system that made the majority of people, and the world as a whole, ...

March 2022

People are much more honest with their actions than their words.

February 2022

“The nature of illusion is that it’s designed to make you feel good. About yourself, about your country, about where you’re going – in that sense it funct...

January 2022

One simple way to unlock your best self is to shape your environment so that your desired behavior is the path of least resistance.

December 2021

“Expectation is the grandfather of disappointment. The world can never own a man who wants nothing.” — Aphorisms for Thirsty Fish

November 2021

While we tell ourselves that the next level is enough, it never is. The next zero in your bank account won’t satisfy you any more than you are now. The ne...

October 2021

“How we spend our time is how we spend our days. How we spend our days is how our life goes. How our life goes determines whether we thought it was worth ...

September 2021

Nothing will change your future trajectory like your habits. While goals rely on extrinsic motivation, habits, once formed, are automatic. They literally ...

August 2021

We rarely do or say something intentionally that surprises us. That’s because we are in intimate contact with the noise in our heads–we spend our days loo...

July 2021

The best way to improve your ability to think is to spend time thinking. Most of us are too busy to think. We have too many meetings. Too many calls. Too ...

June 2021

The ceramics teacher announced on opening day that he was dividing the class into two groups. All those on the left side of the studio, he said, would be ...

May 2021

When you care more about getting things right than being right, you get better outcomes and you save time and energy.

April 2021

Happiness is not a consumable product. It is not something you find by searching for it. It is a naturally arising byproduct of a fulfilling, well-lived l...

March 2021

“Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body, ”- Richard Steele.

February 2021

“If you ever want to have peace in your life, you have to move beyond good and evil.” “Nature has no concept of happiness or unhappiness. Nature follow...

January 2021

“A fit body, a calm mind, a house full of love. These things cannot be bought—they must be earned.”

December 2020

I am so firmly determined, however, to test the constancy of your mind that, drawing from the teachings of great men, I shall give you also a lesson: Set ...

November 2020

While it’s not a principle, I often think of the parable of the Taoist farmer. The Taoist farmer has one horse, and the horse runs off. The villagers lame...