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A collection of notes on general Knowledge.

The knowledge portal serves as a clipboard, a place to collect various bits of knowledge from various books and their authors.


A collection of notes on Ascetism.

One must first place oneself from the point of view of Epicurus and distinguish natural from imaginary needs. When we are able to despise in practice all that is unnecessary to life, when we will disdain luxury and comfort, when we will savor the physical pleasure that come from simple food and drink.

The wise man notes that material progress has as its object the increasing of the artificial needs of some and the labor of others. Material progress appears to him as an increasing weight, which increasingly plunges man in the mud and in suffering.

A man is wealthy in proportion to the things he can do without.


A collection of notes on Health.

If you feel like everyone hates you, you need to sleep. If you feel like you hate everyone else, you need to eat.

health knowledge

health breathing


A collection of notes on Design.

design knowledge

design pragnanz


A collection of notes on Writing.

I have only made this letter longer because I have not had the time to make it shorter.
—Blaise Pascal, The Provincial Letters

writing knowledge


Improvement means deterioration.

programming practices


A collection of notes on Work.

Work expands so as to fill the time available for its completion.
—Parkinson's law

work knowledge

work habits

work charisma

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