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↟ Format Kindle [ The Bed of Procrustes: Philosophical and Practical Aphorisms ] ⢦ ePUB By Nassim Nicholas Taleb ⤋ ↟ Format Kindle [ The Bed of Procrustes: Philosophical and Practical Aphorisms ] ⢦ ePUB By Nassim Nicholas Taleb ⤋ Counter Narratives The best revenge on a liar is to convince him that you believe what he said When we want to do something while unconsciously certain to fail, we seek advice so we can blame someone else for the failure It is harder to say no when you really mean it than when you dont Never say no twice if you mean it Your reputation is harmed the most by what you say to defend it The only objective definition of aging is when a person starts to talk about aging They will envy you for your success, for your wealth, for your intelligence, for your looks, for your statusbut rarely for your wisdom Most of what they call humility is successfully disguised arrogance.If you want people to read a book, tell them it is overrated You never win an argument until they attack your person Nothing is permanent than temporary arrangements, deficits, truces, and relationships and nothing is temporary than permanent ones The most painful moments are not those we spend with uninteresting people rather, they are those spent with uninteresting people trying hard to be interesting Hatred is love with a typo somewhere in the computer code, correctable but very hard to find I wonder whether a bitter enemy would be jealous if he discovered that I hated someone else The characteristic feature of the loser is to bemoan, in general terms, mankinds flaws, biases, contradictions, and irrationalitywithout exploiting them for fun and profit The test of whether you really liked a book is if you reread it and how many times the test of whether you really liked someones company is if you are ready to meet him again and againthe rest is spin, or that variety of sentiment now called self esteem We ask why is he rich or poor not why isnt he richer or poorer why is the crisis so deep not why isnt it deeper Hatred is much harder to fake than love You hear of fake love never of fake hate The opposite of manliness isnt cowardice its technology Usually, what we call a good listener is someone with skillfully polished indifference It is the appearance of inconsistency, and not its absence, that makes people attractive You remember emails you sent that were not answered better than emails that you did not answer People reserve standard compliments for those who do not threaten their pride the others they often praise by calling arrogant Since Cato the Elder, a certain type of maturity has shown up when one starts blaming the new generation for shallowness and praising the previous one for its values It is as difficult to avoid bugging others with advice on how to exercise and other health matters as it is to stick to an exercise schedule By praising someone for his lack of defects you are also implying his lack of virtues When she shouts that what you did was unforgivable, she has already started to forgive you Being unimaginative is only a problem when you are easily bored We call narcissistic those individuals who behave as if they were the central residents of the world those who do exactly the same in a set of two we call lovers or, better, blessed by love From the Hardcover edition.Praise for Nassim Nicholas Taleb The most prophetic voice of all GQ The hottest thinker in the world Bryan Appleyard, The Sunday Times London Taleb writes in a style that owes as much to Stephen Colbert as it does to Michel de Montaigne The Wall Street Journal Idiosyncratically brilliant Niall Ferguson, Los Angeles Times From the Hardcover edition. 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    • The Bed of Procrustes: Philosophical and Practical Aphorisms
    • 1.3
    • 44
    • Format Kindle
    • 176 pages
    • 0812982401
    • Nassim Nicholas Taleb
    • Anglais
    • 22 October 2016

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