AI goes from narrow tasks to trying more, versus children who go from absorbing and understanding the world to specializing as they grow up.
Does one have children for biology, or to create an object of love, to love and be loved ? Love is natural literally at the beginning, but the true bond of love is then building, exchanging dependency with true adoration of the other person.
If you enable teachers you enable children, if you enable children you enable the future.
We have bitten in the forbidden fruit and cannot stop wanting, searching for more. We teach this to our children - and we forget to live.
Our children, our cultures and our spiritual musings give us life beyond ours
You can have the illusion that you live for yourself, until you have children. That’s also when you learn to respect your parents in a different way.
As shown by the Bible, Confucian thinking, evolution, and evidenced by our having children, we think of life and prospects of humanity in generational terms - always a parent and a child. Is AI our ultimate offspring?
Parents tutor their children, but also learn from them. Conversely, later in life, children should teach their parents.
In both children and in older people, we see our fundamental roots in us humans: our basic physical and emotional needs.
Why is it so important to believe in magic? It’s not the supernatural or superstitions. When a child proposes an alternative, the suggestion is that its magic - and it is ! Magic allows imagination, invention, other ways, free space and ideas. That’s how new realities and discoveries happen.
Children are the only relationship that is not about me or others, but about them, who are not me, but part of me, who are also not others as they are part of me.
Belief in the future is through children. Will it be the case with AI ?
If you believe in the human you believe in children.
If machines become self-sufficient there’s no need for us, humans - not unlike children at some point don’t need their parents.
What have adults lost from the time of childhood? The ability to play.
Children play and discover - that's how they learn and adapt. Never cease to do the same.
When children are alone they play, discover, imagine, have fun - by themselves, never bored. For those confined its a chance to play again. Some have been given the most precious of freedoms : time.
America and China are fighting like children, except that they are not children.
It’s the first time in human history that the technology emanating from us could overcome us. We lose control of the genie we enabled - not unlike our children.
As a child you will experience traumas. Growing up and as an adult you will live in spite of them. Later you will try to deal with them. That’s when you will understand and find relief, freedom, peace, who you can be and what life really is.
The young make the future
Death doesn’t exist for children, just living.