Technology Quotes

Technology Quotes

Quentin Crisp Nothing in our culture, not even home computers, is more overrated than the epidermal felicity of two featherless bipeds in desperate congress.
Richard Dawkings Personally I rather look forward to a computer program winning the world [chess] championship. Humanity needs a lesson in humility.
Albert Einstein After a certain high level of technical skill is achieved, science and art tend to coalesce in esthetics, plasticity, and form. The greatest scientists are always artists as well.
John F. Kennedy The world is very different now. For man holds in his mortal hands the power to abolish all forms of human poverty, and all forms of human life.
Alan Kay The protean nature of the computer is such that it can act like a machine or like a language to be shaped and exploited.
Max Frisch Technology is the knack of so arranging the world that we do not experience it.
Marie Curie I am among those who think that science has great beauty. A scientist in his laboratory is not only a technician: he is also a child placed before natural phenomena which impress him like a fairy tale.
Elbert Hubbard One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man.
Fred Allen [Television is] the triumph of machine over people.
B. F. Skinner The real problem is not whether machines think but whether men do.
David Brower All technology should be assumed guilty until proven innocent.
Richard Dawkings \We are survival machines - robot vehicles blindly programmed to preserve the selfish molecules known as genes."

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