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Real words to really live by

The first principle is that you must not fool yourself — and you are the easiest person to fool.

– Richard P. Feynman

That’s from Feynman’s Caltech 1974 Commencement Address (Beck: it’s a PDF, eh.) "Cargo Cult Science."

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Richard Nikoley

I'm Richard Nikoley. Free The Animal began in 2003 and as of 2021, contains 5,000 posts. I blog what I wish...from health, diet, and food to travel and lifestyle; to politics, social antagonism, expat-living location and time independent—while you sleep—income. I celebrate the audacity and hubris to live by your own exclusive authority and take your own chances. Read More

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  1. Kyle Bennett on June 25, 2007 at 09:08

    Feyneman was a great character. A biographical book about him "Surely, you Must Be Joking, Mr. Feyneman." is well worth a read. It has things from his theories on picking up women, to how he cracked the document safes at Los Alamos.

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