Ancient Wisdom of the Day – 6/29/10

“A reflective, contented mind is the best possession.”
— Ushtavaiti Gatha; Yasna 43, 15.

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Alex Knapp
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Alex Knapp is Associate Editor at Forbes for science and games. He was a longtime blogger elsewhere before joining the OTB team in June 2005 and contributed some 700 posts through January 2013. Follow him on Twitter @TheAlexKnapp.


  1. john personna says:

    AND a big SUV!

  2. Herb Ely says:

    A while back, I wondered what would happen if the managers in my former agency were required to reflect on a different Aesop’s fable every day. It would be fun and might free peoples minds from over-concentration with the current crises. You might post some of these in your Ancient Wisdom series. Here is a link: