Week 24, 2019 Rough Consensus

June 16, 2019

Rough Consensus

If there is a good enough solution X, don’t ask people what they think about it. Instead, ask everyone if they can live with it and if not, why. 1

Owning Things

The biggest economic misunderstanding of my childhood was that people got rich from high salaries. Though there are some exceptions —entertainers for example — almost no one in the history of the Forbes list has gotten there with a salary.2