credit to Day for that one
Not just books; go for the comics, blogs, stuff written on a bathroom wall, anything and everything
Not just a pocket protector kind of nerd. But someone who is enthusiastic about learning.
EDIT: “Nerds are allowed to love stuff, like jump-up-and-down-in-the-chair-can’t-control-yourself love it. Hank, when people call people nerds, mostly what they’re saying is ‘you are too enthusiastic about the miracle of human consciousness’.”
this is the quote i was thinking about actually. Thanks kingdroog
Don’t be a prick, but remember that people will notice the difference.
These include, but are not limited to: your skills, your rugged good looks, your character, etc.
Having a “serious hobby,” especially if it drives you to be competitive may be one of the best decisions of your life.
Yea, yea, and you won’t work a day in your life. Cliche? Possibly, but true.
Not only to feed yourself, but it’s always a nice way to impress someone.