If We Do the Math, Persistence Actually Lowers Our Chances of Success Dramatically

Don’t be yet another monkey randomly typing keys for eternity.

Loudt Darrow
Dec 24, 2020 · 6 min read
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Why do our chances go down the more we persist? Let’s do the math.

And you may think we are more than monkeys typing random stuff.

So, is there a chance to make the impossible a little less unlikely?

But how can we hit the right keys if we don’t know which they are?

And it’s not like the universe owes us something for “keeping at it.”

Don’t be just another monkey.

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