25 Principles of Adult Behavior

“Never assume the motives of others are, to them, less noble than yours are to you.”

Silicon Valley visionary John Perry Barlow passed away recently and Kottke.org marked the occasion by sharing this list of 25 Principles of Adult Behavior he wrote 40 years ago.

They include to avoid the pursuit of happiness, praise at least as often as you disparage, and expand your sense of the possible.