All of the books in the world contain no more information than is broadcast as video in a single large American city in a single year. Not all bits have equal value.
What new technology does is create new opportunities to do a job that customers want done.
What the country needs are a few labor-making inventions.
Arnold H. Glasow
Building one space station for everyone was and is insane: we should have built a dozen.
Building technical systems involves a lot of hard work and specialized knowledge: languages and protocols, coding and debugging, testing and refactoring.
Jesse James Garrett
We need a data network that can easily carry voice, instead of what we have today, a voice network struggling to carry data.
I am sorry to say that there is too much point to the wisecrack that life is extinct on other planets because their scientists were more advanced than ours.
John F. Kennedy
I have an almost religious zeal... not for technology per se, but for the Internet which is for me, the nervous system of mother Earth, which I see as a living creature, linking up.
Civilization advances by extending the number of important operations which we can perform without thinking of them.
Alfred North Whitehead
We've arranged a civilization in which most crucial elements profoundly depend on science and technology.
Nothing in education is so astonishing as the amount of ignorance it accumulates in the form of inert facts.
Henry B. Adams
Science is a way of thinking much more than it is a body of knowledge.
Science is the great antidote to the poison of enthusiasm and superstition.
Nothing in the universe can travel at the speed of light, they say, forgetful of the shadow's speed.
Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former.
And this, our life, exempt from public haunt, finds tongues in trees, books in the running brooks, sermons in stones, and good in everything.
If you wish to make an apple pie from scratch, you must first invent the universe.
There are no passengers on spaceship earth. We are all crew.
There is a muscular energy in sunlight corresponding to the spiritual energy of wind.
There is no forgiveness in nature.