Things I Learned About Life

James Altucher was the managing director of Formula Capital, an asset management firm and fund of hedge funds. He’s written …

We rise by lifting others.

DA Datta, DA Dayadhvam, DA Damyata, shantih, shantih, shantih! (Give, sympathize, control, peace, peace, peace). T.S. Eliot from The Waste …

Aphorisms on Italy

I realised I’d been spoiled at Liverpool. We were used to winning. In Italy I grew up as a person. …

Mencken quotes and aphorisms

Philosophy consists very largely of one philosopher arguing that all others are jackasses. He usually proves it, and I should …