11 Simple Truths

Naval Ravikant is one of the greatest thinkers of our time. Every time he tweets, millions pay attention. So when I came across his 10 simple truths retweet thread, I just had to share. There is so much learn from the wisdom below.


  1. Human life is gradually turning from a struggle against suffering into a struggle against pleasure.
  2. Hard Choices. Easy Life. Easy Choices. Hard Life.
  3. Not wanting something is as good as having it.
  4. If the news are fake imagine history
  5. If you don’t want to have a boss, you better be capable in the wild
  6. To remove the sting of insult, stop valuing compliments.
  7. Meditation is good for nothing. That’s why you do it.
  8. The unexamined parts of yourself are running around in the world masquerading as the things you think you hate
  9. “Only the individual transcends.” -@SteveMaxwellSC
  10. In the end you have to accept that either everything is magical or nothing is.
  11. The things that we understand, create Silence. The things that we do not, create Emotion.