There are two requirements that make a question worth answering for yourself

  • Book - The 4 Hour Work WeekBook - The 4 Hour Work Week


    author: Timothy Ferriss
    title: The 4 Hour Work WEEK - Escape the 9-5, live anywhere and join the new rich.

    proposes a test to see if it is worth looking for answers to a given question:
    • Have I decided on a single meaning for each term in this question?
    • Can an answer to this question be acted upon to improve things?
  • If you answer no to one of those two points, you need to reformulate the question or scrap it. Tim Ferris argues that this will decrease the amount of fruitless overthinking about things that don't matter in the grander picture.