Simon Eskildsen believes that when Reading, it is essential to relate concepts you learn to metaphors with which you’re familiar. A potent example of this is asking yourself whether a past event in your life would have played out differently had you understood this concept. Try to learn new Mental Models.

> “Study hard what interests you the most in the most undisciplined, irreverent and original manner possible.”
> — [Richard Feynman](/notes/richard_feynman/)