Computer Quotes

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Small: There are no rules and regulations for perfect composition. If there were we would be able to put all the info
Arnold Newman
"There are no rules and regulations for perfect composition. If there were we would be able to put all the information into a computer and would come out with a masterpiece. We know that's impossible. You have to compose by the seat of your pants"
Arnold Newman, Photographer
Small: I think it would be cool if you were writing a ransom note on your computer, if the paper clip popped up and s
"I think it would be cool if you were writing a ransom note on your computer, if the paper clip popped up and said, 'Looks like you're writing a ransom note. Need help? You should use more forceful language, you'll get more money.'"
Demetri Martin, Comedian
Small: Im the computer operator for Operation Rescue National
"I'm the computer operator for Operation Rescue National"
Norma McCorvey, Celebrity
Small: If GM had kept up with technology like the computer industry has, we would all be driving 25 cars that got 100
Bill Gates
"If GM had kept up with technology like the computer industry has, we would all be driving $25 cars that got 1000 MPG"
Bill Gates, Businessman
Small: Man is still the most extraordinary computer of all
John F. Kennedy
"Man is still the most extraordinary computer of all"
John F. Kennedy, President
Small: I am severely distracted these days. Its hard to sit in front of the computer, uploading bad music for hours,
"I am severely distracted these days. It's hard to sit in front of the computer, uploading bad music for hours, when you have a wonderful boyfriend who treats you like a Goddess"
April Winchell, Actress
Small: The wars of the future will be fought by computer technicians and by lawyers and high-altitude specialists, an
"The wars of the future will be fought by computer technicians and by lawyers and high-altitude specialists, and that may mean war will be increasingly abstract, hard to think about and hard to control"
Michael Ignatieff, Politician
Small: Unauthorized access to computer systems is already a serious crime in a few states and is currently being addr
"Unauthorized access to computer systems is already a serious crime in a few states and is currently being addressed in many more state legislatures as well as Congress"
Ken Thompson, Scientist
Small: A computer would deserve to be called intelligent if it could deceive a human into believing that it was human
Alan Turing
"A computer would deserve to be called intelligent if it could deceive a human into believing that it was human"
Alan Turing, Mathematician
Small: Honestly, Im more into the computer, the Internet, and checking out scores or the news
"Honestly, I'm more into the computer, the Internet, and checking out scores or the news"
Martina Hingis, Athlete
Small: Given that I have to share my computer with my three children, its not usually a site that I get to spend that
"Given that I have to share my computer with my three children, it's not usually a site that I get to spend that much time on. I'm usually on the Nickelodeon site, coloring with my little five year old or something"
Todd McFarlane, Artist
Small: Id like to talk about free markets. Information in the computer age is the last genuine free market left on ea
"I'd like to talk about free markets. Information in the computer age is the last genuine free market left on earth except those free markets where indigenous people are still surviving. And that's basically becoming limited"
Russell Means, Activist
Small: The ownership of computers in the home is far less than the statistics show, because usually when the computer
"The ownership of computers in the home is far less than the statistics show, because usually when the computer breaks down once, that is the end of it for a long, long time. They do not have the money or incentive to get the computer repaired"
Major Owens, Politician
Small: I wouldnt know how to find eBay on the computer if my life depended on it
"I wouldn't know how to find eBay on the computer if my life depended on it"
Marc Jacobs, Designer
Small: I said, Okay, its the year 2000, Im getting a computer and a Palm Pilot. I know how to check my e-mail, and Iv
"I said, 'Okay, it's the year 2000, I'm getting a computer and a Palm Pilot.' I know how to check my e-mail, and I've listed some phone numbers on it. Half the time the battery has gone out so I can't use it"
Marc Jacobs, Designer
Small: I see the player piano as the grandfather of the computer, the ancestor of the entire nightmare we live in, th
"I see the player piano as the grandfather of the computer, the ancestor of the entire nightmare we live in, the birth of the binary world where there is no option other than yes or no and where there is no refuge"
William Gaddis, Novelist
Small: The only thing God didnt do to Job was give him a computer
"The only thing God didn't do to Job was give him a computer"
I. F. Stone, Journalist
Small: Now the whole point about machines is they are designed not to be random. When you call up a word processing p
"Now the whole point about machines is they are designed not to be random. When you call up a word processing program on your computer, you don't want it to be different every time you call it up. You want it to stay the same"
Rupert Sheldrake, Scientist
Small: Since when has the world of computer software design been about what people want? This is a simple question of
Bill Gates
"Since when has the world of computer software design been about what people want? This is a simple question of evolution. The day is quickly coming when every knee will bow down to a silicon fist, and you will all beg your binary gods for mercy"
Bill Gates, Businessman
Small: To err is human but to really foul up requires a computer
Dan Rather
"To err is human but to really foul up requires a computer"
Dan Rather, Journalist
Small: Reading computer manuals without the hardware is as frustrating as reading manuals without the software
Arthur C. Clarke
"Reading computer manuals without the hardware is as frustrating as reading manuals without the software"
Arthur C. Clarke, Writer
Small: The computer is a moron
"The computer is a moron"
Peter Drucker, Businessman
Small: The most compelling reason for most people to buy a computer for the home will be to link it to a nationwide c
Steve Jobs
"The most compelling reason for most people to buy a computer for the home will be to link it to a nationwide communications network. We're just in the beginning stages of what will be a truly remarkable breakthrough for most people - as remarkable as the telephone"
Steve Jobs, Businessman
Small: Youll see more and more perfection of that - computer as servant. But the next thing is going to be computer a
Steve Jobs
"You'll see more and more perfection of that - computer as servant. But the next thing is going to be computer as a guide or agent"
Steve Jobs, Businessman
Small: This revolution, the information revoultion, is a revolution of free energy as well, but of another kind: free
Steve Jobs
"This revolution, the information revoultion, is a revolution of free energy as well, but of another kind: free intellectual energy. It's very crude today, yet our Macintosh computer takes less power than a 100-watt bulb to run it and it can save you hours a day. What will it be able to do ten or 20 years from now, or 50 years from now?"
Steve Jobs, Businessman
Small: Design is the fundamental soul of a man-made creation that ends up expressing itself in successive outer layer
Steve Jobs
"Design is the fundamental soul of a man-made creation that ends up expressing itself in successive outer layers of the product or service. The iMac is not just the color or translucence or the shape of the shell. The essence of the iMac is to be the finest possible consumer computer in which each element plays together"
Steve Jobs, Businessman
Small: It took us three years to build the NeXT computer. If wed given customers what they said they wanted, wed have
Steve Jobs
"It took us three years to build the NeXT computer. If we'd given customers what they said they wanted, we'd have built a computer they'd have been happy with a year after we spoke to them - not something they'd want now"
Steve Jobs, Businessman
Small: I met Woz when I was 13, at a friends garage. He was about 18. He was, like, the first person I met who knew m
Steve Jobs
"I met Woz when I was 13, at a friend's garage. He was about 18. He was, like, the first person I met who knew more electronics than I did at that point. We became good friends, because we shared an interest in computer and we had a sense of humor. We pulled all kinds of pranks together"
Steve Jobs, Businessman
Small: All sorts of computer errors are now turning up. Youd be surprised to know the number of doctors who claim the
Isaac Asimov
"All sorts of computer errors are now turning up. You'd be surprised to know the number of doctors who claim they are treating pregnant men"
Isaac Asimov, Scientist
Small: Part of the inhumanity of the computer is that, once it is competently programmed and working smoothly, it is
Isaac Asimov
"Part of the inhumanity of the computer is that, once it is competently programmed and working smoothly, it is completely honest"
Isaac Asimov, Scientist
Small: Technological man cant believe in anything that cant be measured, taped, or put into a computer
Clare Boothe Luce
"Technological man can't believe in anything that can't be measured, taped, or put into a computer"
Clare Boothe Luce, Dramatist
Small: If you grew up, and you never had a computer, and youve never used the Internet, and someone asked you if you
Mark Zuckerberg
"If you grew up, and you never had a computer, and you've never used the Internet, and someone asked you if you wanted to buy a data plan, your response would be 'What's a data plan, and why would I want to use this?'"
Mark Zuckerberg, Businessman
Small: I got my first computer in the 6th grade or so. As soon as I got it, I was interested in finding out how it wo
Mark Zuckerberg
"I got my first computer in the 6th grade or so. As soon as I got it, I was interested in finding out how it worked and how the programs worked and then figuring out how to write programs at just deeper and deeper levels within the system"
Mark Zuckerberg, Businessman
Small: Anyone who has lost track of time when using a computer knows the propensity to dream, the urge to make dreams
Tim Berners-Lee
"Anyone who has lost track of time when using a computer knows the propensity to dream, the urge to make dreams come true and the tendency to miss lunch"
Tim Berners-Lee, Inventor
Small: On the molecular scale, you find its reasonable to have a machine that does a million steps per second, a mech
K. Eric Drexler
"On the molecular scale, you find it's reasonable to have a machine that does a million steps per second, a mechanical system that works at computer speeds"
K. Eric Drexler, Scientist
Small: Getting out of the hospital is a lot like resigning from a book club. Youre not out of it until the computer s
Erma Bombeck
"Getting out of the hospital is a lot like resigning from a book club. You're not out of it until the computer says you're out of it"
Erma Bombeck, Journalist
Small: I have a theory about the human mind. A brain is a lot like a computer. It will only take so many facts, and t
Erma Bombeck
"I have a theory about the human mind. A brain is a lot like a computer. It will only take so many facts, and then it will go on overload and blow up"
Erma Bombeck, Journalist
Small: I loved logic, math, computer programming. I loved systems and logic approaches. And so I just figured archite
"I loved logic, math, computer programming. I loved systems and logic approaches. And so I just figured architecture is this perfect combination"
Maya Lin, Architect
Small: At this present time, matter is still the best way to think of architecture, but Im not so sure for very long.
Ben Nicholson
"At this present time, matter is still the best way to think of architecture, but I'm not so sure for very long. The computer is radicalizing the way we think about our world"
Ben Nicholson, Artist
Small: It would appear that we have reached the limits of what it is possible to achieve with computer technology, al
"It would appear that we have reached the limits of what it is possible to achieve with computer technology, although one should be careful with such statements, as they tend to sound pretty silly in 5 years"
John von Neumann, Mathematician
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