“I believe in the heuristics of religion and blindly accommodate its rules (as an Orthodox Christian, I can cheat once in a while, as it is part of the game). Among other things the role of religion is to tame the iatrogenics of abundance—fasting makes you lose your sense of entitlement.” from Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder (Incerto Book 3 by Nassim Nicholas Taleb

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