About Oliver Damian

An artist's soul trapped in a laywer's body.

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  • Oliver shared from a Personal Document
    general intelligence and practical intelligence are "orthogonal": the presence of one doesn't imply the presence of the other.
    Note: orthogonal polymath?
  • Oliver shared from The 4-Hour Work Week: Escape the 9-5, Live Anywhere and Join the New Rich by Timothy Ferriss
    entrepreneur in the purer sense as first coined by French economist J. B. Say in 1800—one who shifts economic resources out of an area of lower and into an area of higher yield.
    Note: ah! so this was the original meaning of entrpreneur, I like it.
  • Oliver shared from The 4-Hour Work Week: Escape the 9-5, Live Anywhere and Join the New Rich by Timothy Ferriss
    Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect. —MARK TWAIN
    Note: do you think Mark Twain was right?
  • Oliver shared from ReWork: Change the Way You Work Forever by Jason Fried, David Heinemeier Hansson
    Policies are organizational scar tissue. They are codified overreactions to situations that are unlikely to happen again. They are collective punishment for the misdeeds of an individual.
    Note: To policymakers, take heed~
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Oliver Damian