David Perell

David Perell quotes on judging yourself

"The Writing Guy". He tweet about business, online learning, and Internet writing.

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1

Humiliation is a terrible feeling but a beautiful word. It comes from the Latin word humus, which means soil. So being humiliated is like returning to the ground of your being. Only by shedding those illusions of selfhood do we confront our own fragility.

2

Scale dehumanizes. Resisting the pull of scale is a recipe for a happy life.

3

As you gain leverage, good judgement replaces work ethic as the ultimate virtue

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