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The Joy of Mediocrity

54:08 | Mar 12th

6 recommendations

Sick of aiming for excellence and feeling miserable when you fall short? You’re not alone. Explore the upsides of imperfection, lowered expectations, and outright failure with philosopher Daniel Milo,...Show More


jennx recommended:Jul 27th

Being mediocre is great sometimes

I thought this episode was:

🤔 Thought-provoking

iso_squared recommended:Aug 6th

I thought this episode was:

💬 A great conversation
🤓 Insightful
🤔 Thought-provoking

ikotler recommended:Aug 3rd

I thought this episode was:

🤔 Thought-provoking

mm recommended:Jul 22nd

Truly a gem of an episode: What does it mean to be "good enough"? Why is Darwin's "natural selection" not "selection", but "survival of the good enough"? Why are giraffes built so poorly but survived for this long? Why are "good enough" parents better for kids than the "best" parents? So many nu...Show More

I thought this episode was:

🤔 Thought-provoking

carl-philipperousse recommended:Jul 21st

Very counterintuitive – worth a listen!

mmJul 22nd

@carl-philipperousse Thanks for the recommendation. Loved it so much!


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