Month: February 2009

Quote of the Day 2009-2-25

You stupid fucking cunt. You, Williamson, I’m talking to you, shithead. You just cost me $6,000. Six thousand dollars, and one Cadillac. That’s right. What are you going to do about it? What are you going to do about it, asshole? You’re fucking shit. Where did you learn your trade, you stupid fucking cunt, you …

Quote of the Day 2009-2-23

The study of economics does not seem to require any specialized gifts of an unusually high order. Is it not, intellectually regarded, a very easy subject compared with the higher branches of philosophy or pure science? An easy subject, at which very few excel! The paradox finds its explanation, perhaps in that the master-economist must …

Lessons Learned 2009-2-22

It’s been a little while, but here come the lessons learned! 1) It’s all about the basics No matter what you’re doing, it’s all about the fundamentals. Hard work, discipline, building that good foundation. It’s all typical stuff, but it’s nice to remind myself every now and then. 2) I am aging in reverse, like …

Quote of the Day 2009-2-17

Mathematics presented as a closed, linearly ordered, system of truths without reference to origin and purpose has its charm and satisfies a philosophical need. But the attitude of introverted science is unsuitable for students who seek intellectual independence rather than indoctrination; disregard for applications and intuition leads to isolation and atrophy of mathematics. It seems …