Found it.

Posted in Uncategorized on March 1, 2015 by yorick

There is nothing in life like finding something that you spent decades searching for.

Then sometimes you realize that perhaps you weren’t ready yet to find it. Now that you are though, it pops up on your radar of existence, declaring, “What are you waiting for?”

Yeah.

These Books Can Teach You to Be the Best at Anything

Posted in Uncategorized on January 28, 2015 by yorick

Originally posted on TIME:

After my post What does it take to become an expert at anything? a number of people have written, curious about where to learn more on the subject.

A few of the best sources I pulled from are below, with links and descriptions:

Bounce: Mozart, Federer, Picasso, Beckham, and the Science of Success

“Backed by cutting-edge scientific research and case studies, Syed shatters long-held myths about meritocracy, talent, performance, and the mind. He explains why some people thrive under pressure and others choke, and weighs the value of innate ability against that of practice, hard work, and will.”

Check it out here.

Choke: What the Secrets of the Brain Reveal About Getting It Right When You Have To

“Dr. Sian Beilock, an expert on performance and brain science, reveals inChoke the astonishing new science of why we all too often blunder when the stakes are high. What happens…

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True Equality

Posted in Uncategorized on October 7, 2014 by yorick

Any movement that is focused on only one part of the whole instead of the entire pie, regardless of its good intentions, inadvertently sets off a movement toward imbalance that is not easily remedied.

This goes for race, gender, sexual preference, class, religion or any other classification. Equality is an illusion in the minds of those who follow such exclusive tenets because their focus is only on uplifting the relevant segment at hand to suit their purposes, not the entire dynamic. – Yorick R. Brown

Things Made Obsolete This Century – Business Insider

Posted in Uncategorized on July 27, 2013 by yorick

Things Made Obsolete This Century – Business Insider.

Hubsan X4 quadcopters: tiny cheap, powerful copter – Boing Boing

Posted in Uncategorized on June 13, 2013 by yorick

Hubsan X4 quadcopters: tiny cheap, powerful copter – Boing Boing.

Are You a Sheep or Sheepdog? Part I | The Art of Manliness

Posted in Uncategorized on May 23, 2013 by yorick

Are You a Sheep or Sheepdog? Part I | The Art of Manliness.

Are You a Sheep or Sheepdog? Part II: 8 Reasons You’re Hardwired for Sheepness | The Art of Manliness

Posted in Uncategorized on May 23, 2013 by yorick

Are You a Sheep or Sheepdog? Part II: 8 Reasons You’re Hardwired for Sheepness | The Art of Manliness.

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