Best Quotes & Tweets on Cognitive bias

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The internet has a recency bias. Old ideas aren’t resurfaced enough. We’re obsessed with what’s happening right now. Articles, blog posts, interviews, documentaries. You name it. The world needs older ideas.

David Perell

David Perell

@david_perell

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Your experiences are infinatiely small in the context of what's happened in the world and yet they shape everything about how you think about the world. A meta cogntitive bias comes from an inability to see outside of ourselves.

Shane Parrish

Shane Parrish

@ShaneAParrish

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Knowing that a cognitive bias exists does not prevent you from falling victim to that bias.

James Clear

James Clear

@JamesClear

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Cognitive biases help explain WHY your mind is prone to lead you astray not HOW to reduce the odds of this from happening.

Shane Parrish

Shane Parrish

@ShaneAParrish

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Create a bias for action by understanding the following: - Everyone is making it up as they go - No one is coming to save you - You are going to die

Jack Butcher

Jack Butcher

@jackbutcher