Kevin Drum dropped an aphorism worth repeating: "When you write, pretend you’re writing for people you respect."
"Beginner's mind" is not something we can impose on others.
An influencer seems more interested in being well-known, being "influential", than in being motivated by a thirst for the truth.
On how Zen and Buddhism are not anti-intellectual, but non-intellectual. Big diff there.
On very stable geniuses and the like.
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