The way of recognizing “dumb shit” is the start to be succeeded. The desire to know more leads to establishing a new principle, which Dalio emphasized as a critical factor in this book.
Specifically, Dalio praised the value of principle and fundamental truth that strengthens dealing power and decision making in your life.
Also, he recommended writing down and analyzing new principles discovered from your experience for its implementation.
It could be an exciting process to learn different principles applied to Scientists, entrepreneurs, Politicians, and Artists.