Antifragile 反脆弱


The best way to verify that you are alive is by checking if you like variations. Remember that food would not have taste if it weren’t for hunger, results are meaningless without effort, joy without sadness, conviction without uncertainty, and an ethical life isn’t so when stripped of personal risks”

Critical-thinking at its best. Learning about the design of systems from nature that not only survives but benefits from randomness and black-swan incidents

應該會列入今年我的 top 10 書籍

“黑天鵝效應”作者的最新力作。我們無法避免突發事件,而過度人為保護有時適得其反。但從大自然可以學到如何讓系統受益於危機和突發事件。橫跨金融,科技,醫藥,哲學,擷取古代哲學家的智慧,如尼采,Seneca (尼錄王的教師),Thales (泰勒斯),和老子(“無為”的精髓)。


中文版 “反脆弱:脆弱的反義詞不是堅強,是反脆弱”

Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder