"Distinguishing the signal from the noise requires both scientific knowledge and self-knowledge: the serenity to accept the things we cannot predict, the courage to predict the things we can, and the wisdom to know the difference." - Nate Silver
"some stories don’t have a clear beginning, middle and end. life is about not knowing, having to change, taking the moment and making the best of it without knowing what’s going to happen next. delicious ambiguity…"