The legacy of modern thought is an anxious drive to excavate the self. We believe we are entitled to our happiness and our dreams, to comfort and security, and of course, to find and live our most authentic selves.
…onsuming than doing the least you can get away with and figuring out how to defend it. For example, the Lean methodology and the Minimum Viable Product technique are supposed to help reduce waste and increase the timely flow of useful feedback. In practice, they are used as cover for rushing to a less thoughtful solution without considering the context or the long-term implications.