I think computer viruses should count as life. I think it says something about human nature that the only form of life we have created so far is purely destructive. We’ve created life in our own image.
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 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
We’re entering a new world in which data may be more important than software.
What do we want our kids to do? Sweep up around Japanese computers?
Walter F. Mondale
I happen to think that computers are the most important thing to happen to musicians since the invention of cat-gut which was a long time ago.
I just became one with my browser software.
I started on an Apple II, which I had bought at the very end of 1978 for half of my annual income. I made $4,500 a year, and I spent half of it on the computer.
It is your work in life that is the ultimate seduction.
It’s a shame that the only thing a man can do for eight hours a day is work. He can’t eat for eight hours; he can’t drink for eight hours; he can’t make love for eight hours. The only thing a man can do for eight hours is work.
A man’s work is nothing but this slow trek to rediscover, through the detours of art, those two or three great and simple images in whose presence his heart first opened.
After two weeks of working on a project, you know whether it will work or not.
Work is a necessity for man. Man invented the alarm clock.