But to think that buying the book gets you somewhere, that’s maybe the bigger fallacy. It’s just like the evidence that shows the most dangerous people are those that have been taught some financial literacy. They’re the ones who go out and make the worst mistakes. It’s the people that realize, “I don’t know anything at all,” that end up doing pretty well. – Tyler Cowen

I’ve been worried about the fact that as I get older, I feel like I “know” less and less. But in today’s world, falsely believing you know something can be a lot more dangerous than simply admitting you don’t know.