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Richard Feynman’s advice to Stephen Wolfram

Richard Feynman gave Stephen Wolfram the following advice when Wolfram asked about starting his own research center:

Find a way to do your research with as little contact with non-technical people as possible, with one exception, fall madly in love! That is my advice, my friend.

1 Comment

  1. Because those with whom a (presumably) straight guy might fall in love couldn’t possibly be technical people themselves.

    I love Feynman and I get the point.. but… le sigh.

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