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Stefan Sagmeister’s list

Stefan Sagmeister’s list: Things I have learned in my life so far.

  • Complaining is silly. Either act or forget.
  • Thinking life will be better in the future is stupid. I have to live now.
  • Being not truthful works against me.
  • Helping other people helps me.
  • Organizing a charity group is surprisingly easy.
  • Everything I do always comes back to me.
  • Drugs feel great in the beginning and become a drag later on.
  • Over time I get used to everything and start taking it for granted.
  • Money does not make me happy.
  • Traveling alone is helpful for a new perspective on life.
  • Assuming is stifling.
  • Keeping a diary supports my personal development.
  • Trying to look good limits my life.
  • Worrying solves nothing.
  • Material luxuries are best enjoyed in small doses.
  • Having guts always works out for me.


Design & Happiness

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I get happiness when using the following the reason being way they are designed. The list is not in any particular order. These are things that popped up immediately.

  1. Linux shell (Bash)
  2. Apple iPod nano
  3. Nikon F75
  4. Launchy
  5. Fountain pen
  6. Google search
  7. Gtalk
  8. Spectacles
  9. Vim
  10. Blackboard and chalk

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