Steve Jobs, Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg didn’t finish college. Too much emphasis is placed on formal education – I told my children not to worry about their grades but to enjoy learning.
What I learned on my own I still remember – Nassim Nicholas Taleb
You cannot do anything with knowledge unless you know where it stops, and the costs of using it. – Nassim Nicholas Taleb
The problem of knowledge is that there are many more books on birds written by ornithologists than books on birds written by birds and books on ornithologists written by birds – Nassim Nicholas Taleb
The people I go after are the false experts, those who do not accept the limits of their knowledge. – Nassim Nicholas Taleb