The Bed of Procrustes: Philosophical and Practical Aphorisms

From The Bed of Procrustes: Philosophical and Practical Aphorisms comes two zingers to ponder:

“Those who do not think that employment is systemic slavery are either blind or employed.”

And:

“They think that intelligence is about noticing things that are relevant (detecting patterns); in a complex world, intelligence consists in ignoring things that are irrelevant (avoiding false patterns).”

Second one is all trend following.

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