If you want to understand foreign policy, read history, not the newspaper. When you read history, you get distance. You learn how events looked to people at the time – and how wrong they usually were.
4. Obsessiveness is a powerful solution for physical and social problems. Unfortunately it’s also a major cause of emotional problems.
9. Your mind ages at a slower rate than you expect when you’re young, your body at a faster rate.
Anarchist Theory FAQ. This is really good.