Loving a baby is a circular business, a kind of feedback loop. The more you give the more you get and the more you get the more you feel like giving.— Penelope Leach
Most Powerful Feedback Loop quotations
Be a fruit loop in a world full of cheerios.
A favorite Wired icon for the information feedback loop, a dragon curling in a circle to swallow its own tail, could become more apt as a symbol of the timeless libertarian paradox: Monopoly verging on feudalism emerges from unregulated competition to bite libertarianism in the posterior.
You'd think people would realize they're bad at multitasking and would quit.
But a cognitive illusion sets in, fueled in part by a dopamine-adrenaline feedback loop, in which multitaskers think they are doing great.
We all need people who will give us feedback. That's how we improve.
The phenomenon of emergence takes place at critical points of instability that arise from fluctuations in the environment, amplified by feedback loops. Emergence results in the creation of novelty, and this novelty is often qualitatively different from the phenomenon out of which it emerged.
I think it's very important to have a feedback loop, where you're constantly thinking about what you've done and how you could be doing it better.
If you're smart, you often want a feedback loop so you know if what you've done is... is right.
There is no such thing as failure. There is only success and feedback.
I remember the initial genesis quite clearly.
My interest in dreams comes from this notion of realizing that when you dream you create the world that you are perceiving, and I thought that feedback loop was pretty amazing.
Intelligence is the source of technology.
If we can use technology to improve intelligence, that closes the loop and potentially creates a positive feedback cycle.
It is innate in our species to be cyborgian in nature.
We have been in the self amplifying feedback loop with our tools since stone tools, and since the written word, and what we are seeing now is just a deepening of that. But it has always been the case. We have always done this.
The best feedback is when you feed it back to you.
The shortest feedback loop I can think of is doing improvisation in front of an audience.
If you Google some sites about the link between vaccines and autism, you can very quickly find that Google is repeating back to you your view about whether that link exists and not what scientists know, which is that there isn't a link between vaccines and autism. It's a feedback loop that's invisible.
Don't shut down the feedback loop with judgment, rigid beliefs, and prejudices.
Secondary school parents tell me that they are frustrated, that their teachers ignore them, their children don't give them much feedback because they are adolescents, they feel kind of out of the loop.
The orbs create feedback loops that can influence either personal of employee behavior.
I think it's very important to have a feedback loop, where you're constantly thinking about what you've done and how you could be doing it better. I think that's the single best piece of advice: constantly think about how you could be doing things better and questioning yourself.
What differentiates human from lower-animal consciousness is time.
You can't explain the concept of "tomorrow" to your dog. Our consciousness is dominated by time - We're constantly running simulations of the future. Our brain is a prediction machine. The hallmark of intelligence, indeed of genius, is the number and complexity of the feedback loops we use in predicting the future.
Ability to have that sort of feedback loop with your readers to me felt incredibly powerful.
When your awareness is contracted, the flow of energy and information throughout your bodymind is hampered. You tend to stay stuck in toxic emotions such as regret, resentment, and self-pity. Non-nurturing habits such as overeating and not exercising take hold. The feedback loop between your mind and your body turns negative, and stress can hit you instantaneously or grind away at you day after day.
I always make the point that teachers are people too, and that they don't just want to be in front of kids all day and have children be their only feedback loop.
I think it's satisfying for people to feel that that relationship is reciprocal in some way. The truth is, you do have a relationship with your fans, and there is a feedback loop there. And while you have to be careful not to write a show just for the superfans, that kind of feedback is really valuable.
The advent of the digital age and the immediacy and convenience of digital video and photography allows people to become an integral part of the feedback loop which actively shapes the content we are fed.
The status quo is a product of our culture or our culture is a product of the status quo - I'm sure which is the effect and which is the product - there is probably a feedback loop there that is mutually reinforcing. But we have a culture that says "Hey, look around. This place called Earth was created for you and you can do anything you want with it."
Our society lacks a feedback loop for controlling technology: a way to gauge intended effects from actual effects later on
Get a feedback loop and listen to it... When people give you feedback, cherish it and use it.
What I worry about is working in this serial medium, where people are talking about your stories before they're done, we have this instant feedback loop now. I'm very active on Tumblr and I have a very active engagement with readers and I love it, but I don't want to start writing to try to please someone else. I don't want my meter to get skewed.
We should not try to design a better world. We should make better feedback loops.