If you guys are all so smart, why haven't you figured out how to be happy yet?
Most of us are not very smart but delude ourselves due to introspection.
That's pretty much just the same as saying "Just b urself"
What do I apply myself at? Do I just suddenly wake up tomorrow and say Well I'm gonna apply myself today? It's essentially meaningless advice.
He means apply your time and energy towards a direction, any direction till you can stick with a few things.
The worst thing a person in our (robot's) position could make is to stay still. Yet we do that, just stay still, making our problems worse and worse each day then the next day regret it.
I've already figured out how to be happy
I'm happy being alone
I'm on the verge of an epiphany. I just need to get away from all these distractions. Humans are way too noisy, I need to go somewhere quiet to think. I'm interested in finding long-term happiness, not this stupid hedonistic bullshit everyone pushes for short-term pleasure these days.
Intelligence is like generosity, you literally don't have it unless you act on it