Mike's Favorite Quotes

This will be my quote board of quotes I enjoy for some reason or another in no particular order.

"If you find yourself stumped by deep and meaningful questions, remember that if you know exactly how a system works, and could build one yourself out of buckets and pebbles, it should not be a mystery to you" ― Eliezer Yudkowsky (Artificial intelligence researcher)

“We all know what to do, we just don’t know how to get re-elected after we’ve done it.”― Jean- Claude Juncker (Former President of the European Commission)

"Being an entrepreneur is being willing to do a job no one else wants to do, to be able to live the rest of the life doing whatever you want to do" ― Kevin Costner (as quoted in Tools of Titans from Tim Ferris)
“The test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in the mind at the same time, and still retain the ability to function.” ― F. Scott Fitzgerald (American novelist)

“At every period of history, people have believed things that were just ridiculous, and believed them so strongly that you risked ostracism or even violence by saying otherwise. If our own time were any different, that would be remarkable. As far as I can tell it isn't.”― Paul Graham (The one and only)