We have a lot of use for computers, but they will not have much use for us.
I did not write a program to generate this book; I am that program.
You don’t build machines smarter than the designer for the same reason you don’t write novels with characters smarter than the author.
We measure first-order effects, guess at the second order, and the third order is like the third bottle of wine — all bets are off.
It is said that people are impressionable: in fact they are programmable.
The most useful lists contain one item.
Principles of Software Diagnostics
1. The error is simple.
2. The error is your own.
Paying authors by the word is like paying programmers by the line.
The nodes do not intend the network.
All statistical arguments are in bad faith.
The use of math in economics is to winnow the aspirants.