Cybernetics, or ‘The Art of Steersmanship’…

“Systems thinking is a discipline for seeing wholes. It is a framework for seeing interrelationships rather than things, for seeing patterns of change rather than static snapshots.” – Peter Senge.

“The world of the future will be an even more demanding struggle against the limitations of our intelligence, not a comfortable hammock in which we can lie down to be waited upon by our robot slaves.” – Norbert Wiener.

“Control is as much an effect as a cause, and the idea that control is something you exert is a real handicap to progress.” – Steve Grand.

“An ocean traveler has even more vividly the impression that the ocean is made of waves than that it is made of water.” – Arthur Stanley Eddington

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March 25, 2013 · 12:10 pm

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