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    Posted some notes from George Soros' General Theory of Reflexivity: https://medium.com/p/fa5fff025d81
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      I found these links useful in piecing together how our system works: • Growth [youtu.be] (Ray Dalio) • Banking [www.khanacademy.org] (Khan Academy) • Industry [features.blogs.fortune.cnn.com] (Warren Buffett) • Claims [www.economist.com] (The Economist) • Sovereignty [youtu.be] (@felixsalmon)
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        'Keep in mind the difference between a stone and its weight in pebbles.' ~ N.N. Taleb (http://www.fooledbyrandomness.com/pebbles.pdf)
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          Inge Druckrey & Herbert Matter: 'He was not interested in what things were; he was interested in what things were doing…that was the continual question: to go beyond what it is &...understand what it's doing.' ~Teaching to See: http://vimeo.com/45232468
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            Projects to Keep an Eye On: — Alpine Review: http://j.mp/148mtOV — Mid-Market Makers’ Mart: http://j.mp/148mwui — Gather Journal: http://j.mp/148mtyC — Kinfolk: http://j.mp/qEOMvW — Good Company: http://j.mp/148mwuf — Cereal: http://j.mp/148mtyl
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              ‘I think about this a lot: you’re young…from a smart, wealthy family, you’re somehow supposed to show that you’re successful…quickly. Banking, law, consultancy allow you to do this; engineering, science and entrepreneurship less so.’ ~ http://j.mp/148lQoG
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                "He emphasized the...things he enjoyed...for the rest, leave it to the morons who judge by finding faults. I can be grateful and so must you be — for one...phrase, one...moment." ~ C. Walken | https://itunes.apple.com/us/movie/a-late-quartet/id590353847
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                  Inge Druckrey: Teaching to See. http://vimeo.com/45232468 "If you do one thing today, watch this 40-minute crash course in Design Thinking."
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                    ‘To do the hard things with no more noise than the easy ones; to say yes without pomp, to say no with gentleness.’ ~ Siegmund Warburg
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                      ‘Don’t think about why you question, simply don’t stop questioning. Don’t worry about what you can’t answer, and don’t try to explain what you can’t know. Curiosity is its own reason.’ ~ Einstein
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                        ‘She has a finesse of spirit and intelligence, and such a rigorous mind, that she’s been a great inspiration to my life and work.’ — Robert Benjamin Silvers (Editor of @nybooks) — http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/2/091ba1b6-6576-11e2-a3db-00144feab49a.html
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                          ‘We are not now that strength which in old days Moved earth and heaven; that which we are, we are; One equal temper of heroic hearts, Made weak by time and fate, but strong in will To strive, to seek, to find, and not to yield.' — http://j.mp/10gjWyW