Quotes about Computer
"Nanotechnology will let us build computers that are incredibly powerful. We'll have more power in the volume of a sugar cube than exists in the entire world today."
"Never trust a computer you can't throw out a window."
"No one ever said on their deathbed, 'Gee, I wish I had spent more time alone with my computer'."
"One of the most feared expressions in modern times is 'The computer is down.'"
Norman Ralph Augustine
"Part of the inhumanity of the computer is that, once it is competently programmed and working smoothly, it is completely honest."
"People think computers will keep them from making mistakes. They're wrong. With computers you make mistakes faster."
"Personally, I rather look forward to a computer program winning the world chess championship. Humanity needs a lesson in humility."
"Reading computer manuals without the hardware is as frustrating as reading manuals without the software."
Arthur C. Clarke
"Right now, computers, which are supposed to be our servant, are oppressing us."
"Security is, I would say, our top priority because for all the exciting things you will be able to do with computers - organizing your lives, staying in touch with people, being creative - if we don't solve these security problems, then people will hold back."
"Shareware tends to combine the worst of commercial software with the worst of free software."
"Software comes from heaven when you have good hardware."
"Steve Wozniak and Steve Jobs founded Apple Inc, which set the computing world on its ear with the Macintosh in 1984."
"Supercomputers will achieve one human brain capacity by 2010, and personal computers will do so by about 2020."
"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."
"The only legitimate use of a computer is to play games."
"The power of the computer is starting to spread."
"The question of whether a computer can think is no more interesting than the question of whether a submarine can swim."
"The real danger is not that computers will begin to think like men, but that men will begin to think like computers."
Sydney J. Harris
"There is no reason for any individual to have a computer in his home."
"Think? Why think! We have computers to do that for us."
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