Collection: Charlie Munger - #168 'Objectivity Maintenance'



[Transcript]

CHARLIE MUNGER 00:00

Objectivity maintenance. Well, we all remember that Darwin paid special attention to disconfirming evidence, particularly to disconfirm something he believed and loved.


Well, objectivity maintenance routines are totally required in life if you’re going to be a correct thinker. And there we’re talking about Darwin’s attitude, his special attention to disconfirming evidence, and also to checklist routines.


Checklist routines avoid a lot of errors. You should have all this elementary wisdom and then you should go through and have a checklist in order to use it. There is no other procedure that will work as well.


(Source: https://youtu.be/jY1eNlL6NKs)

 

[YAPSS Takeaway]

Learn to maintain your objectivity, especially when it’s hardest.