Quotes about Computer
"The basis of computer work is predicated on the idea that only the brain makes decisions and only the index finger does the work."
"The computer is a moron."
"The digital revolution is far more significant than the invention of writing or even of printing."
"The future lies in designing and selling computers that people don't realize are computers at all."
"The good news about computers is that they do what you tell them to do. The bad news is that they do what you tell them to do."
"The Internet is a powerful way to make lots of money... But we are not going to buy Yahoo!"
"The internet is not for sissies."
"The Internet is not just one thing, it's a collection of things - of numerous communications networks that all speak the same digital language."
"The Internet: transforming society and shaping the future through chat."
"The new information technology... Internet and e-mail... have practically eliminated the physical costs of communications."
"A wonderful thing about a book, in contrast to a computer screen, is that you can take it to bed with you."
Daniel J. Boorstin
"Access to computers and the Internet has become a basic need for education in our society."
"As a rule, software systems do not work well until they have been used, and have failed repeatedly, in real applications."
"Because I believe that humans are computers, I conjectured that computers, like people, can have left- and right-handed versions."
"Bill Gates is the pope of the personal computer industry. He decides who's going to build."
"Computer science is no more about computers than astronomy is about telescopes."
"Computers are famous for being able to do complicated things starting from simple programs."
"Computers are like Old Testament gods; lots of rules and no mercy."
"Computers are magnificent tools for the realization of our dreams, but no machine can replace the human spark of spirit, compassion, love, and understanding."
"Computers are useless. They can only give you answers."
"Computers have virtually replaced tape recorders."
"Computers in classrooms are the filmstrips of the 1990s."
"Computers make it easier to do a lot of things, but most of the things they make it easier to do don't need to be done."
"Computers may save time but they sure waste a lot of paper. About 98 percent of everything printed out by a computer is garbage that no one ever reads."
"Computing is not about computers any more. It is about living."
"Even in the developing parts of the world, kids take to computers like fish to water."
"Even when I work with computers, with high technology, I always try to put in the touch of the hand."
"Every piece of software written today is likely going to infringe on someone else's patent."
Miguel de Icaza
"Gee, I am a complete Luddite when it comes to computers, I can barely log on!"
"I am not the only person who uses his computer mainly for the purpose of diddling with his computer."
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