April 2021

Intelligence as skill acquisition

> The intelligence of a system is a measure of its skill-acquisition efficiency over a scope of tasks, with respect to priors, experience, and generalization difficulty. – [François Chollet, On the Measure of Intelligence](https://arxiv.org/abs/1911.01547)

The road to wisdom

> The road to wisdom? — Well, it’s plain and simple to express: Err and err and err again but less and less and less. – [Piet Hein](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Grook)