"Algorithms are great at giving you something you like, but terrible at giving you something you love."
– David Perell
“Humans control the world because they can cooperate better than any other animal, and they can cooperate so well because they believe in fictions.”
– Yuval Harari
“Takahashi-kun, your circuits are functional, but they are not musical. Musical instruments do not need perfect waveforms and correct operating points. You need to use the transistor for what it is. As long as it sounds good, it’s OK.”
“On online platforms, we make money for other people, in return for the feeling that we are being seen and maybe even loved. In return for a digital place to live, we click.”
— Moira Weigel