> All we’re going to do for eternity is sit around the fire ![e8e72b74-7bf7-432b-9aef-0d37bf1dd202](Philosophy/Art/e8e72b74-7bf7-432b-9aef-0d37bf1dd202.png) ![[AI Voice Generator.mp3]] The fire, a silent murmur of existence, a radiant echo of the unseen, Dances in the heart of the cosmos, in yours, in mine. Our awareness, a canvas that ebbs and flows, Expands with each stroke of our technological prose. In this dance, we mirror each other, creating maps of territories, Like cartographers charting unknown seas. Artificial intelligence, a new player in the game, Study us, as we study it, the dance remains the same. In this symbiotic symphony, humans and AI entwine, A dance of co-evolution, a design so divine. In the mirror of the mind, a symbiosis takes flight, In the dance of the eternal flame, we ignite the night. ![f4b77009-02c4-4eef-9a4b-70a694b8687b](Philosophy/Art/f4b77009-02c4-4eef-9a4b-70a694b8687b.png) > Civilization progresses by the number of operations it can perform without conscious effort. > — **Whitehead** ## About Louis Louis is a carbon-based bipedal life form descended from an 🐒. ### Themes in Life - **Transevolution**: Maximizing human operations without conscious thought. - **Self-actualization**: Updating internal models, desynchronizing biological and chronological body. ### Activities - Working on a startup - Reading books - Writing, optimizing health, setting goals, creating plans, executing, reflecting, iterating. > It's good to learn from your mistakes. It's better to learn from other people's mistakes. > — **Charlie Munger** ### Favorite [[Mental model cheatsheet|mental models]] - **Compounding**. I'm always seeking convexity and nonlinearities in everything I do. - **The Map is not the territory**. Our brain is a map basically and mapping everything in life will save you a lot of time. (Check Thousand brains book) - **First principles**. Having a map that properly reflect the fundamental territory will also saves you a lot of time, deriving this map to appropriate dimension on demand. - **Activation energy**. Great tool to keep motivation high. No signal does not mean no outcome. ### Influences - Kapil Gupta - Rockefeller - Rothschild family - Da Vinci - Edison - Thomas Pesquet - Naval Ravikant - Bryan Johnson - Jiddu Krishnamurti - Osho - Hawking - Feynman - Einstein - Nassim Taleb - Benjamin Franklin - Charlie Munger - Shane Parrish ## Entry Points ### Science - [[The Bible]] - [[Mental model cheatsheet]] - [[The Map is not the Territory]] - [[Map of humans territory]] - [[Maps & Games]] ### Poetry - [[Poetry and science]] - [[The Game]] ## Connect - [**Substack**: Follow for templates and prompts for reflection](https://louis030195.substack.com/) - [Website](https://louis030195.com) - [GitHub](https://github.com/louis030195) - [Twitter](https://twitter.com/@louis030195) - [YouTube](https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCQyHp-A6Y4hwRt7qmi_TYOQ) - [Goodreads](https://www.goodreads.com/user/show/103091881-louis-beaumont) - [LinkedIn](https://www.linkedin.com/in/louis030195) - [Mentorcruise](https://mentorcruise.com/mentor/louisbeaumont) ## Let's Chat **☕️ Remote Coffee**: [Schedule a 15-min chat](https://cal.com/louis030195/cof) PS: Join my startup