What do most liberal arts majors do after graduation, honestly? (On Mickey Mouse college degrees).

[ 2 min read ] There is this conventional thinking in our society that in your late teenage years you must acquire some “practical” education, thus pick a major that offers good, concrete (real) career opportunities. One after which you will have a real job. That’s what my parents preached... Read more →

What should everybody start doing in their 20s in order to retire comfortably later in life?

[ 3 min read ] That’s an obvious question. Most people want to know the answer to that question and they plan for their retirement. They make it their goal in life, retiring comfortably. Now that people live longer it’s even more important to figure it out. Besides, it’s what... Read more →

My definition of success

[ 1 min read ] To me success means: Avoiding being brainwashed by the majority Avoiding mindlessly following the flock Avoiding mindlessly mimicking others Avoiding mindlessly repeating dumb clichés about life, career, love, relationships, education, parenting, etc. Avoiding being intimidated into compliance by my family Avoiding being discouraged by what... Read more →

My style

[ 1 min read ] Several people told me that my answers on Quora aren’t nice. If only I changed the way I write them / was more polite, they said. Some of them even called me names because of that. They said I’m an asshole. They felt an urgent... Read more →