Quotes that stuck (Apr ‘19)

1. “Fundamentalism is essentially an attitude towards time” -Aziz Al-Azmeh

2. “You shall know the truth and the truth shall make you odd” — Flannery O’Connor

3. “When you’re trying hard, and it feels like you’re going nowhere, those are the plateau moments when learning can be happening at the cellular level” — Terry Laughlin

4. “Develop the strength to do bold things, not the strength to suffer” — Niccolo Macchiavelli

5. “Don’t be a cause snob” — Tim Ferriss

6. “If you take a personal problem seriously enough, you will simultaneously solve a social problem” — Carl Jung

7. “The weak signal their strength, the strong don’t bother and the magnificent signal their weaknesses” — Nassim Taleb

8. “You should never judge someone by their worst mistakes” — Natasha Romanoff

9. “Formal education is so slow or out-of date that venture capitalists pay bright people to skip school and start Internet companies” — Shane Snow

10. “If there is material in the Old Testament that starts from our stubbornness (e.g. Mark 10:5) then we obviously still need it” — John Goldingay

Edu-trainer, Žižek studies, amateur theologian, columnist.

Edu-trainer, Žižek studies, amateur theologian, columnist.