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Lobnek Newsletter, October 2021

The Wisdom Paradox

Lobnek Wealth Management,  October 2021

“But that’s just the trouble with me. I give myself very good advice, but I very seldom follow it”

A quote from Alice in Lewis Carroll’s “Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland” (1865)


Who would have imagined that we would one day be toting a device small enough to fit into a shirt pocket with access to the collective knowledge of humanity? And who would have thought that “democratizing” such access would cause deep divisions and tensions amongst us, reviving a form of tribalism that we believed had been long gone? None of this was really predictable if only because history hangs by a thread, the outcomes of seemingly random events and freak accidents if you will. We never really know what comes next if we can’t imagine every single possible scenario that can occur.

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