the ultimate question

Trying to find the answer to the ultimate question of life, the universe and everything, one day at a time.

If you were to read one article this month, this must be it.

https://hbr.org/2010/07/how-will-you-measure-your-life

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This comment on Hacker News by phuff

https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=3002320

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Something I had saved from Hacker News

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A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.

— The Hitchhiker’s guide to the Galaxy

#interesting

Nothing travels faster than the speed of light with the possible exception of bad news, which obeys its own special laws.

— The Hitchhiker’s guide to the Galaxy

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Far out in the uncharted backwaters of the unfashionable end of the Western Spiral Arm of the Galaxy lies a small unregarded yellow sun.

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There is a theory which states that if ever anyone discovers exactly what the Universe is for and why it is here, it will instantly disappear and be replaced by something even more bizarre and inexplicable.

There is another theory which states that this has already happened.

-– The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

#interesting

In the beginning the Universe was created..

This had made a lot of people very angry and been widely regarded as a bad move.

-– The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

#interesting

Ask these questions before you begin to fly -

  1. Do you have enough fuel to take off and land?

  2. Are you ready to take a good leap of faith?

  3. Have you let go of everything that might hold you back?

  4. Have you said your goodbyes to those who will miss you if don’t come back?

#lifeprotips

I have a constant urge to do something meaningful with my time.

It's counterintuitive, but I've realized that doing nothing can be very productive as well.

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