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Character

There’s a lot to be said for just taking a random day off work. One day, you’ll be on your death bed, and you won’t remember all those days at the office. They’ll have blurred into one long day where the same thing happened again and again. But you *will *remember those times when you did something different, something out of the ordinary. Routine is a funny thing. I believe that for most mere mortals it is essential for long-term productivity, [...]

“Character” is an important concept for me. I believe one of the things that makes life worth living is the interaction with people who have character, and the enhancement of one’s own character. Some people use the phrase “he’s a bit of a character” to imply eccentricity or social awkwardness. That is not what I am talking about. Generally, character is regarded as the sum of “who you are”. That is not what I’m talking about (though it is relate [...]