Art is expressing one’s universal wound – the wound of living a finite life of incomplete meanings.
Every model is wrong, but some are useful.
“Now, here, you see, it takes all the running you can do, to keep in the same place.
If you want to get somewhere else, you must run at least twice as fast as that.”
I can make a decision with 30% of information. Anything more than 80% is too much.
“When a metric becomes the target it ceases to be a good measure.”
“We associate truth with convenience, with what most closely accords with self-interest and personal well-being or promises to best avoid awkward effort or unwelcome dislocation of life.
We also find highly acceptable what contributes most to self esteem.
[Economic and social behaviour] are complex, and to comprehend their character is mentally tiring. Therefore we adhere, as though to a raft, to those ideas which represent our understanding.”
What we wish, we readily believe, and what we ourselves think, we imagine others think also.