“The only inexcusable offence for an officer is to be surprised.”

Courage is Calling p28

To not be prepared…


“Virtue needs to be kept private. (Avoid virtual signalling which usually doesn’t have any skin in the game.)

Golden rule: do unto others…

Silver rule (negative golden rule): Do not do to others what you would not like them to do to you. This one prevents busy bodies from attempting to run your life.”

From Skin in the Game by Nassim Nicholas Taleb