As one who studied journalism, law, and library science, I am dismayed by the amount of half-baked crap and outright fake information on the Internet. While the problem of fake news isn’t actually new at all, the Internet has made it possible to distribute it more widely than ever.
Today’s food for thought is brought to you by Henry David Thoreau. Here are some of his quotes, which I hope you’ll find inspirational.
“I learned this, at least, by my experiment: that if one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.”
“Our life is frittered away by detail. Simplify, simplify.”