• Philosophy

    Experiments in New Knowledge

    by So I’m going to try a new experiment for at least the next 30 days. Yes, it’s a weird time to be starting something like this, but weird is often fun. Have you ever heard someone use the old cliché that if you learned something today then the day hasn’t been wasted? There are a lot of variations on this: “A day spent without learning something is a day wasted.”—Anonymous “Learning is like rowing upstream: not to advance is to drop back”—Chinese proverb “Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.”—Dr. Suess “When you stop growing, you start dying.”—William S. Burroughs…