The agreeable eye

an eudæmonistarchives

More specifically concerning: machines


20 November 2013, around 17.23.

From Darley’s Bookbinding Then and Now (1959; printed opposite p. 85).

Crambe repetita (36)

15 April 2015, around 9.04.

Allen Lane, quoted in Penguin Portrait.

Adversaria (7)

31 October 2023, around 4.31.

‘…we must fall back upon the wholesome truth that we cannot delegate our intellectual functions, and say to a machine, to a formula, to a rule, or to a dogma, I am too lazy to think, do please think for me.’ —Edward Sang (‘On Mechanical Aids to Calculation. A Lecture to the Actuarial Society of […]

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