Quotes from “Everything is obvious”

In other words, the shift from “predict and control” to “measure and react” is not just technological –although technology is needed– but psychological. Only once we concede that we cannot depend on our ability to predict the future are we open to a process that discovers it.

p. 196, ch. 8 The measure of all things, Everything is obvious Duncan J. Watts, 2011, Atlantic Books

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