- Try to see things as they are
- Don't get sidetracked by ideologies
- Be practical
- Break big problems down into smaller tasks
- Just keep going
- Be playful
- Remember that it is people who matter
Almost all of us struggle with at least some of the above concepts, and it impacts deeply on our ability to make accurate decisions. In order to be effective in life we all need to be able to discover better ways to deconstruct our own thinking, to understand the subtle biases which occur at the most basic level, whatever the source of those biases is.
I highly recommend reading the whole article, as it contains some wonderful insights into the life of a man who history is only starting to give his due.