……….. acquiring knowledge may seem like a daunting task ……….

.....had to go at this one..... in chunks..... ....thanks to Charlie Munger, Vice Chairman of Berkshire Hathaway and one of the finest cross-disciplinary thinkers in the world.....who says.... ....acquiring knowledge may seem like a daunting task. There is so much to know and time is precious. Luckily, we don’t have to master everything. To get the biggest bang for our buck we can study the big ideas from the big disciplines: physics, biology, psychology, philosophy, literature, sociology, history, and a few others. We call these big ideas mental models. Our aim is not to remember facts and try to repeat them when asked, the way you studied for your high school history exams. We’re going to try and hang these ideas on a lattice work of mental models, with vivid examples in our head to help us remember and apply them. The lattice … Continue reading ……….. acquiring knowledge may seem like a daunting task ……….