“An open mind is really a mark of foolishness, like an open mouth. Mouths and minds were made to shut; they were made to open only in order to shut.” G.K. 1,159 more words
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There is an old saying that goes something like this:
Anything worth doing is worth doing your best.
While this axiom conveys some kind of nobility in the tasks we undertake, it also strikes me as a little bit glib, and maybe even somewhat delusional (along the same lines as the cliché that you should “always give 110%,” which is outright nonsense).327 more words