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A Quote by Nassim Nicholas Taleb on serendipity, parties, and party

Go to parties. You can’t even start to know what you may find on the envelope of serendipity. If you suffer from agoraphobia, send colleagues.

Nassim Nicholas Taleb

Source: Nassim Nicholas Taleb: the prophet of boom and doom: http://business.timesonline.co.uk/tol/business/economics/article4022091.ece

Contributed by: ~C4Chaos

A Quote by Epictetus on banquets, party, strangers, and attention

Avoid banquets which are given by strangers an ignorant persons. But if there is ever occasion to join them, let your attention be carefully fixed, that you slip not into the manner of the vulgar (the uninstructed).

Epictetus (c. 50 - 120)

Source: Enchiridion, Pages: 33

Contributed by: Obi

A Quote by Raphie on getting to the party, party, fashionably late, and being on time

It's better to get to the party late than to never get there, but it's better to get there on time, meaning, of course, just ever so fashionably late.

Raphie Frank

Contributed by: Raphie

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