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May 5, 2010

Quote Of The Day

by Brad Warbiany

The most difficult subjects can be explained to the most slow-witted man if he has not formed any idea of them already; but the simplest thing cannot be made clear to the most intelligent man if he is firmly persuaded that he knows already, without a shadow of doubt, what is laid before him.
-Leo Tolstoy, 1897

(From the opening page of Michael Lewis’ The Big Short)


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