Quotations that match 'computer'.

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
[ Been Beg Binary Bow Coming Computer Day Design Down Every Evolution Fist Gods Knee Mercy Question Quickly Silicon Simple Since Software Want Will World Your]
Computers are like Old Testament gods; lots of rules and no mercy. Joseph Campbell Computers
[ Computers Gods Lots Mercy Old Rules Testament]
The Semantic Web is not a separate Web but an extension of the current one, in which information is given well-defined meaning, better enabling computers and people to work in cooperation. Tim Berners-Lee
[ Better Computers Cooperation Current Enabling Extension Given Information Meaning Separate Web Well-Defined Which Work]
I hate it, it is tedious... when I write for my act, it is very improvisational, I write bullet points, I cannot sit in front of a computer; that is not my style. Kathy Griffin
[ Act Bullet Cannot Computer Front Hate Improvisational Points Sit Style Tedious Very Write]
I don't know why a computer game can't be an art form just as a puppet show or an opera is. I'm still interested in computer games as something I would like to work on someday. Fred Saberhagen
[ Art Computer Form Game Games Interested Just Know Opera Puppet Show Someday Something Still Why Work Would]
At our computer club, we talked about it being a revolution. Computers were going to belong to everyone, and give us power, and free us from the people who owned computers and all that stuff. Steve Wozniak
[ Being Belong Club Computer Computers Everyone Free Give Going Our Owned Power Revolution Stuff Talked Us Were]
The basis of computer work is predicated on the idea that only the brain makes decisions and only the index finger does the work. Brian Eno Computers
[ Basis Brain Computer Decisions Does Finger Idea Index Makes Only Predicated Work]
Gee, I am a complete Luddite when it comes to computers, I can barely log on! Jonathan Shapiro Computers
[ Am Barely Comes Complete Computers Gee Log]
So evidently music was a killer app and is a killer app for computer and the Internet; it just took the tech industry a long time to hear that message. Thomas Dolby
[ Computer Evidently Hear Industry Internet Just Killer Long Message Music Tech Time Took]
People think that computer science is the art of geniuses but the actual reality is the opposite, just many people doing things that build on eachother, like a wall of mini stones. Donald Knuth
[ Actual Art Build Computer Doing Geniuses Just Many Mini Opposite Reality Science Stones Things Think Wall]
Loads of computer graphics equals a terrible video in my book. Dan Hawkins
[ Book Computer Equals Graphics Loads Terrible Video]
In fact when I first got my Apple II the first thing I did was turn it on and off, on and off, just because I had the power to do so, which I'd never had on a computer before. Andy Hertzfeld
[ Apple Because Before Computer Did Fact First Got Had Ii Just Never Off Power Thing Turn Which]
But it seemed to me that as soon as you have computer storage you could put every point you wanted in - make the ones that are less relevant to your central topic, further away or allow the central topic to move as the reader proceeded. Ted Nelson
[ Allow Away Central Computer Could Every Further Less Make Move Ones Point Proceeded Put Reader Relevant Seemed Soon Storage Topic Wanted Your]
There's all these ways to instantly communicate - cars, computers, telephone and transportation - and even with all that, it's so hard to find people and have an honest communication with them. Jason Schwartzman
[ Cars Communicate Communication Computers Even Find Hard Honest Instantly Telephone Them These Transportation Ways]
If you could utilize the resources of the end users' computers, you could do things much more efficiently. Niklas Zennstrom Computers
[ Computers Could Efficiently End More Much Resources Things Users Utilize]
Computing is not about computers any more. It is about living. Nicholas Negroponte Computers
[ Any Computers Computing Living More]
Computer technology is so built into our lives that it's part of the surround of every artist. Steven Levy
[ Artist Built Computer Every Into Lives Our Part Surround Technology]
Another misconception is that an order is canceled when you hit 'cancel' on your computer. But, the fact is it's canceled only when the market gets the cancellation. Arthur Levitt
[ Another Cancel Canceled Computer Fact Gets Hit Market Misconception Only Order Your]
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. Bill Gates Computers
[ Able Back Because Being Computers Creative Exciting Hold Lives Organizing Our Priority Problems Say Security Solve Staying Then These Things Top Touch Will Would Your]
I deleted all the games from my computer. I spent days trawling the Internet. I started slowly. Mary Garden
[ Computer Days Deleted Games Internet Slowly Spent Started]
I actually use a computer a lot. I have three computers that I use on a regular basis - one is on my desk top in my Washington office, another is at home, and I have my laptop that I use when I'm travelling. Rick Boucher
[ Actually Another Basis Computer Computers Desk Home Laptop Lot Office Regular Three Top Travelling Use Washington]
A computer does not substitute for judgment any more than a pencil substitutes for literacy. But writing without a pencil is no particular advantage. Robert McNamara
[ Advantage Any Computer Does Judgment Literacy More Particular Pencil Substitute Substitutes Than Without Writing]
If you're working on a computer and you're editing bass, it looks like a warm curvy, sort of feminine object. Colin Greenwood
[ Bass Computer Curvy Editing Feminine Looks Object Sort Warm Working]
At the end of OK Computer we were playing big, big arenas and it wasn't right. You can do those things occasionally but at the time it didn't feel right. Ed O'Brien
[ Arenas Big Computer End Feel Occasionally Ok Playing Right Things Those Time Were]
My whole life had been designing computers I could never build. Steve Wozniak
[ Been Build Computers Could Designing Had Life Never Whole]
I spend my life essentially alone at a computer. That doesn't change. I have the same challenges every day. Dan Brown
[ Alone Challenges Change Computer Day Essentially Every Life Same Spend]
The computer can't tell you the emotional story. It can give you the exact mathematical design, but what's missing is the eyebrows. Frank Zappa
[ Computer Design Emotional Exact Eyebrows Give Mathematical Missing Story Tell]
Computer: a million morons working at the speed of light. David Ferrier
[ Computer Light Million Morons Speed Working]
To err is human - and to blame it on a computer is even more so. Robert Orben Computers
[ Blame Computer Err Even Human More]
In some industry markets, high quality can be tied to making more money, but I am sure by now all of us know the computer industry is not like that. Theo de Raadt
[ Am Computer High Industry Know Making Markets Money More Now Quality Some Sure Tied Us]
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 Computers
[ Bed Book Computer Contrast Screen Take Thing Wonderful]
When David Marr at MIT moved into computer vision, he generated a lot of excitement, but he hit up against the problem of knowledge representation; he had no good representations for knowledge in his vision systems. Marvin Minsky
[ Against Computer David Excitement Generated Good Had His Hit Into Knowledge Lot Mit Moved Problem Representation Representations Systems Up Vision]
The fact that biological, or "natural" rules might help in the creation of a computer generated work of art is interesting, but even a wonderful work of art made in this fashion isn't the same as a person, with all his or her experiences and emotions involved, making art. Steven Levy
[ Art Biological Computer Creation Emotions Even Experiences Fact Fashion Generated Help Her His Interesting Involved Made Making Might Natural Person Rules Same Wonderful Work]
One of the best things to come out of the home computer revolution could be the general and widespread understanding of how severely limited logic really is. Frank Herbert
[ Best Come Computer Could General Home How Limited Logic Out Really Revolution Severely Things Understanding Widespread]
But I said wait a minute, I'm going to get a computer, I can do this as well as anybody else. So I did some studying so I knew what kind of boards to get to put a PC together. But there was a guy sitting there with Apple. I said, 'what's that?' and he goes, 'Apple with 128k, it's all built into the box,' and I bought it. That was my first computer. Sinbad
[ Anybody Apple Boards Bought Box Built Computer Did Else First Get Goes Going Guy Into Kind Knew Minute Pc Put Said Sitting Some Studying Together Wait Well]
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 Medical
[ Book Club Computer Getting Hospital Lot Out Resigning Says Until]
My reading is extremely eclectic. Lately I've been teaching myself computer graphics, so I'm reading a lot about that. I read books of trivia, of facts. Jack Prelutsky
[ Been Books Computer Eclectic Extremely Facts Graphics Lately Lot Myself Read Reading Teaching Trivia]
There are interactions with characters within the game which I think are pretty neatly done considering the limitations that you have to work with. I mean, a computer can't really generate a character that talks back and forth with you successfully. Fred Saberhagen
[ Back Character Characters Computer Considering Done Forth Game Generate Interactions Limitations Mean Neatly Pretty Really Successfully Talks Think Which Within Work]
Never ask what sort of computer a guy drives. If he's a Mac user, he'll tell you. If not, why embarrass him? Tom Clancy
[ Ask Computer Drives Embarrass Guy Him Mac Never Sort Tell User Why]
I have a son, Mason, who is disabled - cerebral palsy - and he does not walk independently, sit independently or speak. He uses a talking computer. I started becoming an advocate for him when he was 3 years old. Laura San Giacomo
[ Advocate Becoming Cerebral Computer Disabled Does Him Independently Mason Old Sit Son Speak Started Talking Uses Walk Years]
Although computer memory is no longer expensive, there's always a finite size buffer somewhere. When a big piece of news arrives, everybody sends a message to everybody else, and the buffer fills. Benoit Mandelbrot
[ Although Always Arrives Big Buffer Computer Else Everybody Expensive Fills Finite Longer Memory Message News Piece Sends Size Somewhere]
The guy who knows about computers is the last person you want to have creating documentation for people who don't understand computers. Adam Osborne
[ Computers Creating Documentation Guy Knows Last Person Understand Want]
Sci-fi films are the epic films of the day because we can no longer put 10,000 extras in the scene - but we can draw thousands of aliens with computers. William Shatner
[ Aliens Because Computers Day Draw Epic Extras Films Longer Put Scene Sci-Fi Thousands]
Don't try to be like Jackie. There is only one Jackie. Study computers instead. Jackie Chan
[ Computers Instead Jackie Only Study Try]
I got interested in computers and how they could be enslaved to the megalomaniac impulses of a teenager. Eugene Jarvis Computers
[ Computers Could Enslaved Got How Impulses Interested Megalomaniac Teenager]
We believe that within five years, 96 percent of British consumers will have access to the Internet, whether it be through a personal computer, a set-top box or a mobile phone. Richard Branson
[ Access Believe Box British Computer Consumers Five Internet Mobile Percent Personal Phone Through Whether Will Within Years]
The value of having a computer, to me, is that it'll remember everything you do. It's a databank. John Cale
[ Computer Everything Having Remember Value]
But I'm so slow on it because I find it terribly hard writing blind on computers. The computer speaks to me, but it's just so slow, I'm so terribly slow using it. Jack Vance
[ Because Blind Computer Computers Find Hard Just Slow Speaks Terribly Using Writing]
The computer is a moron. Peter Drucker Computers
[ Computer Moron]
Reading computer manuals without the hardware is as frustrating as reading manuals without the software. Arthur C. Clarke Computers
[ Computer Frustrating Hardware Manuals Reading Software Without]
I decry the current tendency to seek patents on algorithms. There are better ways to earn a living than to prevent other people from making use of one's contributions to computer science. Donald Knuth
[ Better Computer Contributions Current Decry Earn Living Making Other Patents Prevent Science Seek Tendency Than Use Ways]
IBM was the original contractor for much of the computer interface design on the film. Douglas Trumbull
[ Computer Contractor Design Film Ibm Interface Much Original]
Computers have become more friendly, understandable, and lots of years and thought have been put into developing software to convince people that they want and need a computer. Roberta Williams
[ Become Been Computer Computers Convince Developing Friendly Into Lots More Need Put Software Thought Understandable Want Years]
You couldn't have fed the '50s into a computer and come out with the '60s. Paul Kantner Computers
[ Come Computer Fed Into Out]
A graphic representation of data abstracted from the banks of every computer in the human system. Unthinkable complexity. Lines of light ranged in the nonspace of the mind, clusters and constellations of data. Like city lights, receding. William Gibson
[ Abstracted Banks City Clusters Complexity Computer Constellations Data Every Graphic Human Light Lights Lines Mind Ranged Receding Representation System Unthinkable]
So the thing I realized rather gradually - I must say starting about 20 years ago now that we know about computers and things - there's a possibility of a more general basis for rules to describe nature. Stephen Wolfram
[ Ago Basis Computers Describe General Gradually Know More Must Nature Now Possibility Rather Realized Rules Say Starting Thing Things Years]
Stories where the author has known very little, but run a computer program that tells him how to construct a planet, and looked up specific things about rocketry and so on, really suck. Frederik Pohl
[ Author Computer Construct Him How Known Little Looked Planet Program Really Run Specific Stories Suck Tells Things Up Very Where]
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 Business
[ Anyone Come Computer Dream Dreams Knows Lost Lunch Make Miss Propensity Tendency Time Track True Urge Using]
During that first year, I felt guilty that my wife was out working bringing in all our income, while I was at home playing on the computer, so I made myself treat writing like a job. George Stephen
[ Bringing Computer During Felt First Guilty Home Income Job Made Myself Our Out Playing Treat While Wife Working Writing Year]
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
[ Children Coloring Computer Five Get Given Little Much Nickelodeon Old Share Site Something Spend Three Time Usually Year]
Computers are famous for being able to do complicated things starting from simple programs. Seth Lloyd Computers
[ Able Being Complicated Computers Famous Programs Simple Starting Things]
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
[ Architecture Best Computer Long Matter Our Present Still Sure Think Time Very Way World]
I'm projecting somewhere between 100 million and 200 million computers on the Net by the end of December 2000, and about 300 million users by that same time. Vinton Cerf
[ Between Computers December End Million Net Projecting Same Somewhere Time Users]
Honestly, I'm more into the computer, the Internet, and checking out scores or the news. Martina Hingis
[ Checking Computer Honestly Internet Into More News Out Scores]
I'm too old-fashioned to use a computer. I'm too old-fashioned to use a quill. Christopher Plummer Computers
[ Computer Old-Fashioned Quill Too Use]
I visited a scientist who had a helmet with magnetic fields controlled by computer sequences that could profoundly affect your mood and your perceptions. Douglas Trumbull
[ Affect Computer Controlled Could Fields Had Helmet Magnetic Mood Perceptions Profoundly Scientist Sequences Visited Your]
I'm a '70s mom, and my daughter is a '90s mom. I know a lot of women my age who are real computer freaks. Florence Henderson Computers
[ Age Computer Daughter Freaks Know Lot Mom Real Women]
If we suppose that many natural phenomena are in effect computations, the study of computer science can tell us about the kinds of natural phenomena that can occur. Rudy Rucker
[ Computations Computer Effect Kinds Many Natural Occur Phenomena Science Study Suppose Tell Us]
If you're sitting in your minivan, playing your computer animated films for your children in the back seat, is it the animation that's entertaining you as you drive and listen? No, it's the storytelling. That's why we put so much importance on story. No amount of great animation will save a bad story. John Lasseter
[ Amount Animated Animation Back Bad Children Computer Drive Entertaining Films Great Importance Listen Much Playing Put Save Seat Sitting Story Storytelling Why Will Your]
Modern people are only willing to believe in their computers, while I believe in myself. Alain Robert Computers
[ Believe Computers Modern Myself Only Their While Willing]
There are a lot of people using technology that are playing to a click with backing vocals already stuck in there on some computerized thing that runs along in time to the show so they have these amazing vocals that are only partly the guys on stage producing them at the time. James Young
[ Along Already Amazing Backing Click Computerized Guys Lot Only Partly Playing Producing Runs Show Some Stage Stuck Technology Them These Thing Time Using Vocals]
All of the biggest technological inventions created by man - the airplane, the automobile, the computer - says little about his intelligence, but speaks volumes about his laziness. Mark Kennedy
[ Airplane Automobile Biggest Computer Created His Intelligence Inventions Laziness Little Man Says Speaks Technological Volumes]
Supercomputers will achieve one human brain capacity by 2010, and personal computers will do so by about 2020. Ray Kurzweil Computers
[ Achieve Brain Capacity Computers Human Personal Will]
I always say that my favorite game was Original Adventure, published by both Microsoft and Apple Computer back in 1980. Roberta Williams
[ Adventure Always Apple Back Both Computer Favorite Game Microsoft Original Published Say]
In fact what I would like to see is thousands of computer scientists let loose to do whatever they want. That's what really advances the field. Donald Knuth
[ Advances Computer Fact Field Loose Really Scientists See Thousands Want Whatever Would]
Bill Gates is the pope of the personal computer industry. He decides who's going to build. Larry Ellison Computers
[ Bill Build Computer Decides Gates Going Industry Personal Pope]
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
[ Achieve Although Appear Careful Computer Limits Possible Pretty Reached Should Silly Sound Statements Such Technology Tend Would Years]
Some people may have noticed the new computer shelf at the anchor desk. Rather than phone calls, we want to take real time e-mails, and we'll be starting that very soon. Catherine Crier
[ Anchor Calls Computer Desk E-Mails May New Noticed Phone Rather Real Shelf Some Soon Starting Take Than Time Very Want]
People think computers will keep them from making mistakes. They're wrong. With computers you make mistakes faster. Adam Osborne Computers
[ Computers Faster Keep Make Making Mistakes Them Think Will Wrong]
When we draw on the tablet, the drawing shows up on the computer screen. If we have chosen to tell the computer that the stylist is to behave like a piece of chalk, or a pen, or a wet brush, it will. Buffy Sainte-Marie
[ Behave Brush Chalk Chosen Computer Draw Drawing Pen Piece Screen Shows Stylist Tell Up Wet Will]
In a chemistry class there was a guy sitting in front of me doing what looked like a jigsaw puzzle or some really weird kind of thing. He told me he was writing a computer program. Jon Postel
[ Chemistry Class Computer Doing Front Guy Jigsaw Kind Looked Program Puzzle Really Sitting Some Thing Told Weird Writing]
Technological man can't believe in anything that can't be measured, taped, or put into a computer. Clare Boothe Luce
[ Anything Believe Computer Into Man Measured Put Taped Technological]
We also have the option of scanning in an image from outside the computer... a photo, or a sketch done with traditional tools; and we can then paint, manipulate, process, change, and further develop the image within the computer, watching our progress on the monitor. Buffy Sainte-Marie
[ Also Change Computer Develop Done Further Image Manipulate Monitor Option Our Outside Paint Photo Process Progress Sketch Then Tools Traditional Watching Within]
Well, the thought that everybody might have a personal computer at their desk or their home was certainly not on the mainstream of anybody's activity at that time. Jack Kilby
[ Activity Anybody Certainly Computer Desk Everybody Home Mainstream Might Personal Their Thought Time Well]
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
[ Access Addressed Already Being Computer Congress Crime Currently Few Legislatures Many More Serious State States Systems Unauthorized Well]
It appears that the media filters we carry in our heads are like computers: they've been forced to get faster in order to keep up with the demands our high-speed society puts on them. Roy H. Williams
[ Appears Been Carry Computers Demands Faster Filters Forced Get Heads High-Speed Keep Media Order Our Puts Society Them Up]
China has legally purchased high performance computers, advanced machine tools, and semiconductor-manufacturing equipment from several American companies. Charles Foster Bass
[ Advanced American China Companies Computers Equipment High Legally Machine Performance Purchased Several Tools]
My particular aesthetic of light and color and design wouldn't change as a result of working with computer graphics rather than with slit scan or miniatures. Douglas Trumbull
[ Aesthetic Change Color Computer Design Graphics Light Particular Rather Result Scan Slit Than Working]
If I leave my computer, I'm probably not going to get back for hours. If I take a few minutes to answer questions and go web surfing, then guilt kicks in and I get back to work. Raymond E. Feist
[ Answer Back Computer Few Get Go Going Guilt Hours Kicks Leave Minutes Probably Questions Surfing Take Then Web Work]
The power of the computer is starting to spread. Bill Budge Computers
[ Computer Power Spread Starting]
Computers rather frighten me, because I never did learn to type, so the whole thing seems extraordinarily complicated to me. Charles Keating
[ Because Complicated Computers Did Extraordinarily Frighten Learn Never Rather Seems Thing Type Whole]
On almost anything someone does in the computer business, you can go back in the literature and prove someone had done it earlier. Ken Olsen
[ Almost Anything Back Business Computer Does Done Earlier Go Had Literature Prove Someone]
I just want to keep creating stuff, work regularly and learn how to use a computer properly. Paul Putner
[ Computer Creating How Just Keep Learn Properly Regularly Stuff Use Want Work]
The modern computer hovers between the obsolescent and the nonexistent. Sydney Brenner
[ Between Computer Hovers Modern Nonexistent]
So, the point was to be able to have a medium that would record all the connections and all the structures and all the thoughts that paper could not. Since the computer could hold any structure in any form, this was the way to go. Ted Nelson
[ Able Any Computer Connections Could Form Go Hold Medium Paper Point Record Since Structure Structures Thoughts Way Would]
Because I believe that humans are computers, I conjectured that computers, like people, can have left- and right-handed versions. Philip Emeagwali Computers
[ Because Believe Computers Humans Versions]
It was very difficult to startle or surprise someone with a particular sound during the family computer era. Nobuo Uematsu
[ Computer Difficult During Era Family Particular Someone Sound Startle Surprise Very]
You have to wait for people to program you. The only difference is the amount of people that you're going to reach but that's going to even out in the next two or three years anyway. Computers are being bought faster than televisions right now. Chuck D.
[ Amount Anyway Being Bought Computers Difference Even Faster Going Next Now Only Out Program Reach Right Televisions Than Three Two Wait Years]
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
[ Computer Does Find Machine Mechanical Million Molecular Per Reasonable Scale Second Speeds Steps System Works]
I think I thought it would be important for electronics as we knew it then, but that was a much simpler business and electronics was mostly radio and television and the first computers. Jack Kilby
[ Business Computers Electronics First Important Knew Mostly Much Radio Simpler Television Then Think Thought Would]
Computers and electronic music are not the opposite of the warm human music. It's exactly the same. Bill Laswell
[ Computers Electronic Exactly Human Music Opposite Same Warm]
Imagine if every Thursday your shoes exploded if you tied them the usual way. This happens to us all the time with computers, and nobody thinks of complaining. Jef Raskin Computers
[ Complaining Computers Every Exploded Happens Imagine Nobody Shoes Them Thinks Thursday Tied Time Us Usual Way Your]
That's the new way - with computers, computers, computers. That's the way we can have the cell survive and get some new information in high resolution. We started about five years ago and, today, I think we have reached the target. Lennart Nilsson
[ Ago Cell Computers Five Get High Information New Reached Resolution Some Started Survive Target Think Today Way Years]
CGI is done after the film is done. It's through the computer. Most of the film is not computer-generated special effects. Most of it is that creature that is in the room with you. Sanaa Lathan
[ After Cgi Computer Creature Done Effects Film Most Room Special Through]
I have three brothers and they're all into computers. They're all intellects. My mother would pay me a quarter a page to read a book and I couldn't make 50 cents. I just couldn't do it. Josh Holloway
[ Book Brothers Cents Computers Intellects Into Just Make Mother Page Pay Quarter Read Three Would]
The Connection Machine was the most powerful supercomputer in the world. It is a complex supercomputer and it will take forever to completely describe how it works. Philip Emeagwali
[ Completely Complex Connection Describe Forever How Machine Most Powerful Take Will Works World]
But in fact, when you try to model that on a computer you find that because of the very structure of matter and of the chemical bonds that are the basis of every organism, evolution is not random at all. It will tend to follow certain paths. Kevin Kelly
[ Basis Because Bonds Certain Chemical Computer Every Evolution Fact Find Follow Matter Model Organism Paths Random Structure Tend Try Very Will]
We can do things that we never could before. Stop-motion lets you build tiny little worlds, and computers make that world even more believable. Nick Park Computers
[ Before Believable Build Computers Could Even Lets Little Make More Never Things Tiny World Worlds]
After a semester or so, my infatuation with computers burnt out as quickly as it had begun. Eric Allin Cornell
[ After Begun Burnt Computers Had Infatuation Out Quickly Semester]
The rise of computer crime and armed robbery has not eliminated the lure of caged cash. James Chiles
[ Armed Caged Cash Computer Crime Eliminated Lure Rise Robbery]
One of the problems with computers, particularly for the older people, is they were befuddled by them, and the computers have gotten better. They have gotten easier to use. They have gotten less expensive. The software interfaces have made things a lot more accessible. Steve Case
[ Accessible Befuddled Better Computers Easier Expensive Gotten Interfaces Less Lot Made More Older Particularly Problems Software Them Things Use Were]
The protean nature of the computer is such that it can act like a machine or like a language to be shaped and exploited. Alan Kay Technology
[ Act Computer Exploited Language Machine Nature Shaped Such]
I'm terrified of switching the computer on because there are so many poems. Roger McGough
[ Because Computer Many Poems Switching Terrified]
We're not a vocational school. If someone wants to get a high-paying job, I would hope that there are easier ways to do it than working through a formal computer science curriculum. Philip Greenspun
[ Computer Curriculum Easier Formal Get Hope Job School Science Someone Than Through Vocational Wants Ways Working Would]
Well, my wife always says to me, and I think it's true, it's very difficult for us to understand the Elizabethan understanding and enjoyment and perception of form as it is to say... it would be for them to understand computers or going to the moon or something. Mark Rylance
[ Always Computers Difficult Elizabethan Enjoyment Form Going Moon Perception Say Says Something Them Think True Understand Understanding Us Very Well Wife Would]
I should prefer to have a politician who regularly went to a massage parlour than one who promised a laptop computer for every teacher. A. N. Wilson Politics
[ Computer Every Laptop Massage Parlour Politician Prefer Promised Regularly Should Teacher Than Went]
Man, I don't want to have nothing to do with computers. I don't want the government in my business. Erykah Badu Computers
[ Business Computers Government Man Nothing Want]
I have always been making art from an early age but for nearly forty years did computer programming to earn a living. I bought a house and put my wife and three children through college. Now that diversion is over so I can finally paint full time. Mike Thompson
[ Age Always Art Been Bought Children College Computer Did Diversion Early Earn Finally Forty Full House Living Making Nearly Now Over Paint Programming Put Three Through Time Wife Years]
I am a composer, horn player, and computer programmer. Robert Patterson
[ Am Composer Computer Horn Player Programmer]
Family life is not a computer program that runs on its own; it needs continual input from everyone. Neil Kurshan
[ Computer Continual Everyone Family Input Life Needs Own Program Runs]
There may be writing groups where people meet but it's occasional. You really do it all at your own computer or your own typewriter by yourself. Anne Rice
[ Computer Groups May Meet Occasional Own Really Typewriter Where Writing Your Yourself]
They went back there, looked at all the computers, asked me to come in and tell them what all the computers were for specifically so they knew how to dismantle the network I had been running. Sherman Austin
[ Asked Back Been Come Computers Dismantle Had How Knew Looked Network Running Specifically Tell Them Went Were]
I don't have a computer. I don't know anything about that. I don't even know what a website is. Michael Biehn
[ Anything Computer Even Know Website]
Thinking of the universe as a computer is controversial. Seth Lloyd
[ Computer Controversial Thinking Universe]
I work full-time in a used bookstore. I get up. I drink a cup of coffee. I think, The last thing I want to do is write. Then I go to the computer and write. Kate DiCamillo
[ Bookstore Coffee Computer Cup Drink Full-Time Get Go Last Then Thing Think Up Used Want Work Write]
I did that for 40 years or more. I never had any writer's block. I got up in the morning, sat down at the typewriter - now, computer - lit up a cigarette. Frederik Pohl
[ Any Block Cigarette Computer Did Down Got Had Lit More Morning Never Now Sat Typewriter Up Writer Years]
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
[ Am Bad Boyfriend Computer Days Distracted Front Goddess Hard Hours Music Severely Sit These Treats Wonderful]
In 1966 I became president of the British Computer Society. Lord Mountbatten
[ Became British Computer President Society]
It always helps to be a good programmer. It is important to like computers and to be able to think of things people would want to do with their computers. Bill Budge
[ Able Always Computers Good Helps Important Programmer Their Things Think Want Would]
After all, computers crash, people die, relationships fall apart. The best we can do is breath and reboot. Sarah Jessica Parker
[ After Apart Best Breath Computers Crash Die Fall Relationships]
Well, we didn't have our original drummer on our last record. And most of that album was not played as a band in the studio. It was mostly the world of computers and overdubs. There was very few things played live or worked out as a band. James Iha
[ Album Band Computers Drummer Few Last Live Most Mostly Original Our Out Overdubs Played Record Studio Things Very Well Worked World]
I'm fortunate in that I'm a lecturer too and this gets me out and about and away from the computer. I also have loads of friends all around the world, plus a core group of special people in my life that I can lean on, chat to, or just hang with. Paul Kane
[ Also Around Away Chat Computer Core Fortunate Friends Gets Group Hang Just Lean Lecturer Life Loads Out Plus Special Too World]
We're having the first computer-generated comic strip in the United States. Majel Barrett
[ Comic First Having States Strip United]
I've never had Internet access. Actually, I have looked at things on other people's computers as a bystander. A few times in my life I've opened email accounts, twice actually, but it's something I don't want in my life right now. Jhumpa Lahiri
[ Access Accounts Actually Computers Email Few Had Internet Life Looked Never Now Opened Other Right Something Things Times Twice Want]
Sure, they were simple desk lamps with only a minimal amount of movement, but you could immediately tell that Luxo Jr. was a baby, and that the big one was his mother. In that short little film, computer animation went from a novelty to a serious tool for filmmaking. John Lasseter
[ Amount Animation Baby Big Computer Could Desk Film Filmmaking His Immediately Jr Lamps Little Minimal Mother Movement Novelty Only Serious Short Simple Sure Tell Tool Went Were]
I think that an artist is a bit like a computer. He receives information from the world around him and from his past and from his own experiences. And it all goes into the brain. Gerald Scarfe
[ Around Artist Bit Brain Computer Experiences Goes Him His Information Into Own Past Receives Think World]
Why is it drug addicts and computer afficionados are both called users? Clifford Stoll
[ Addicts Both Called Computer Users Why]
There's my education in computers, right there; this is the whole thing, everything I took out of a book. Howard Aiken
[ Book Computers Education Everything Out Right Thing Took Whole]
At the risk of being a fuddy-duddy I don't have a computer; I don't have e-mail; and I really don't need something in my house that I would be sitting in front of for hours. Marian McPartland
[ Being Computer E-Mail Front Hours House Need Really Risk Sitting Something Would]
In OK Computer, the guitar was already moving towards a tone generator as well as a riff generator. Colin Greenwood
[ Already Computer Generator Guitar Moving Ok Riff Tone Towards Well]
Lighter computers and lighter sensors would let you have more function in a given weight, which is very important if you are launching things into space, and you have to pay by the pound to put things there. Ralph Merkle
[ Computers Function Given Important Into Launching Lighter More Pay Pound Put Sensors Space Things Very Weight Which Would]
At the beginning of this album I discovered the computer and had great fun playing with the thing. And I realized that, not being a good keyboard player, I could write things in very small sections, give them a certain feel and mess about with bends on the keyboard. Midge Ure
[ Album Beginning Being Bends Certain Computer Could Discovered Feel Fun Give Good Great Had Keyboard Mess Player Playing Realized Sections Small Them Thing Things Very Write]
There are allowable limits for radiation going - I mean there's radiation all around us. There's radiation from your television set. There's radiation from your computer. There's radiation actually occurring in the ground. William Scranton
[ Actually Allowable Around Computer Going Ground Limits Mean Occurring Radiation Set Television Us Your]
The trick with computers I think, is to approach old and new things with the same reverence as you would like your favourite chair and not be seduced by the constant innovation otherwise you never do anything. Colin Greenwood
[ Anything Approach Chair Computers Constant Favourite Innovation Never New Old Otherwise Reverence Same Seduced Things Think Trick Would Your]
Making duplicate copies and computer printouts of things no one wanted even one of in the first place is giving America a new sense of purpose. Andy Rooney Technology
[ America Computer Copies Duplicate Even First Giving Making New Place Purpose Sense Things Wanted]
The computer would do anything you programmed it to do. Vinton Cerf
[ Anything Computer Programmed Would]
The point is that these decisions they've made are partly for your convenience and partly for theirs and partly out of stereotypes that they carry with them from the conventions of the computer field. Ted Nelson
[ Carry Computer Convenience Conventions Decisions Field Made Out Partly Point Stereotypes Theirs Them These Your]
At that point, which would be around February 2002, they came and they confiscated my computer, because, they said, they were suspecting that I was communicating with certain Senate members and taking this issue outside the Bureau. Sibel Edmonds
[ Around Because Bureau Came Certain Communicating Computer February Issue Members Outside Point Said Senate Suspecting Taking Were Which Would]
The big question society will have to answer is whether it wants computers thinking like humans. David Smith
[ Answer Big Computers Humans Question Society Thinking Wants Whether Will]
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
[ After Been Build Built Computer Customers Given Happy Next Now Said Something Spoke Them Three Took Us Want Wanted Year Years]
I just recently did a film with Disney, and they put the drawings straight on the computer. And it's all painted on the computer now and not by hand anymore. Gerald Scarfe
[ Anymore Computer Did Disney Drawings Film Hand Just Now Painted Put Recently Straight]
There has never been an unexpectedly short debugging period in the history of computers. Steven Levy
[ Been Computers Debugging History Never Period Short Unexpectedly]
Something else has happened with computers. Seth Lloyd
[ Computers Else Happened Something]
There's a lot of music that sounds like it's literally computer-generated, totally divorced from a guy sitting down at an instrument. Aimee Mann Music
[ Divorced Down Guy Instrument Literally Lot Music Sitting Sounds Totally]
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
[ Because Breaks Computer Computers Down End Far Get Home Incentive Less Long Money Once Ownership Repaired Show Statistics Than Time Usually]
Computers are to design as microwaves are to cooking. Milton Glaser
[ Computers Cooking Design]
To better understand why you need a personal computer, let's take a look at the pathetic mess you call your life. Dave Barry
[ Better Call Computer Life Look Mess Need Pathetic Personal Take Understand Why Your]
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. Ted Nelson Computers
[ Bad Computers Good News Tell Them]
I compose my own stuff. I've been writing songs with words. I've been playing more on the keyboard because I can transpose it to sheet music on the computer. Alicia Witt
[ Because Been Compose Computer Keyboard More Music Own Playing Sheet Songs Stuff Words Writing]
What's happened with society is that we have created these devices, computers, which already can register and process huge amounts of information, which is a significant fraction of the amount of information that human beings themselves, as a species, can process. Seth Lloyd
[ Already Amount Amounts Beings Computers Created Devices Fraction Happened Huge Human Information Process Register Significant Society Species Themselves These Which]
It might take some here and there, but Apple's market share in the global computer business has really shrunk pretty far, and where they've been making success recently is not in the computer business but in the iPod music business. Kevin Rollins
[ Apple Been Business Computer Far Global Here Ipod Making Market Might Music Pretty Really Recently Share Shrunk Some Success Take Where]
The ARPAnet was the first transcontinental, high-speed computer network. Eric S. Raymond
[ Computer First High-Speed Network]
I have the instruments, ideas, technology, computer techniques. We try to create or see something, which has not been known before - just to discover something together. This is always my dream. Lennart Nilsson
[ Always Been Before Computer Create Discover Dream Ideas Instruments Just Known See Something Techniques Technology Together Try Which]
In the end, I hope there's a little note somewhere that says I designed a good computer. Steve Wozniak
[ Computer Designed End Good Hope Little Note Says Somewhere]
A computer would deserve to be called intelligent if it could deceive a human into believing that it was human. Alan Turing
[ Believing Called Computer Could Deceive Deserve Human Intelligent Into Would]
Even when I was studying mathematics, physics, and computer science, it always seemed that the problem of consciousness was about the most interesting problem out there for science to come to grips with. David Chalmers
[ Always Come Computer Consciousness Even Grips Interesting Mathematics Most Out Physics Problem Science Seemed Studying]
If the machines can take the drudgery out of it and just leave us with the joy of drawing, then that's the best of both worlds - and I'll use those computers! Don Bluth
[ Best Both Computers Drawing Drudgery Joy Just Leave Machines Out Take Then Those Us Use Worlds]
I've got a computer, but I won't go near it. Jo Stafford
[ Computer Go Got Near Won]
Computers are useless. They can only give you answers. Pablo Picasso Computers
[ Answers Computers Give Only Useless]
To err is human but to really foul up requires a computer. Dan Rather Computers
[ Computer Err Foul Human Really Requires Up]
So a more sensible thing it seemed to me was to go to Silicon Valley and be pushing on the technology companies to accelerate the use of audio and music in computers. Thomas Dolby
[ Accelerate Audio Companies Computers Go More Music Pushing Seemed Sensible Silicon Technology Thing Use Valley]
My goal wasn't to make a ton of money. It was to build good computers. Steve Wozniak Money
[ Build Computers Goal Good Make Money Ton]
Coming back to the topic of computer security, the TCP Wrapper is an example of such a safety net. I wrote it when my systems were under attack by someone who appeared to walk through walls. Wietse Venema
[ Appeared Attack Back Coming Computer Example Net Safety Security Someone Such Systems Through Topic Under Walk Walls Were Wrapper Wrote]
No computer, no gadget, no trickery. I am an animal, it is a plant. I will beat the weed! Matthew McConaughey
[ Am Animal Beat Computer Gadget Plant Trickery Weed Will]
Over and over again, financial experts and wonkish talking heads endeavor to explain these mysterious, 'toxic' financial instruments to us lay folk. Over and over, they ignobly fail, because we all know that no one understands credit default obligations and derivatives, except perhaps Mr. Buffett and the computers who created them. Richard Dooling
[ Again Because Computers Created Credit Default Derivatives Endeavor Except Experts Explain Fail Financial Folk Heads Instruments Know Lay Mr Mysterious Obligations Over Perhaps Talking Them These Toxic Understands Us]
While at Cal Tech I talked a lot with Jon Mathews, then a junior faculty member; he taught me how to use the Institute's computer; we also went on hikes together. Kenneth G. Wilson
[ Also Cal Computer Faculty Hikes How Institute Jon Junior Lot Member Talked Taught Tech Then Together Use Went While]
It's really weird to be playing chords again. Haven't played chords for a long time. I realised I haven't played chord changes since OK Computer and stuff like that. Ed O'Brien
[ Again Changes Chord Chords Computer Haven Long Ok Played Playing Realised Really Since Stuff Time Weird]
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
[ Blow Brain Computer Facts Go Human Lot Many Mind Only Overload Take Then Theory Up Will]
Personally, I rather look forward to a computer program winning the world chess championship. Humanity needs a lesson in humility. Richard Dawkins Computers
[ Championship Chess Computer Forward Humanity Humility Lesson Look Needs Personally Program Rather Winning World]
Part of the inhumanity of the computer is that, once it is competently programmed and working smoothly, it is completely honest. Isaac Asimov Computers
[ Completely Computer Honest Inhumanity Once Part Programmed Smoothly Working]
I love my little Mac G4 computer and we just had Internet installed on the bus... we all have little Macs actually, there's four of us on the bus, and we all just sit there and surf the Internet! Lee Ann Womack
[ Actually Bus Computer Four Had Installed Internet Just Little Love Mac Macs Sit Surf Us]
I do not fear computers. I fear the lack of them. Isaac Asimov Computers
[ Computers Fear Lack Them]
I appreciate the sentiment that I am a popular woman in computer gaming circles; but I prefer being thought of as a computer game designer rather than a woman computer game designer. I don't put myself into gender mode when designing a game. Roberta Williams
[ Am Appreciate Being Circles Computer Designer Designing Game Gaming Gender Into Mode Myself Popular Prefer Put Rather Sentiment Than Thought Woman]
I'm the computer operator for Operation Rescue National. Norma McCorvey
[ Computer National Operation Operator Rescue]
One of the things that is not so good is that a decision was made long ago about the size of an IP address - 32 bits. At the time it was a number much larger than anyone could imagine ever having that many computers but it turned out to be to small. Jon Postel
[ Address Ago Anyone Bits Computers Could Decision Ever Good Having Imagine Larger Long Made Many Much Number Out Size Small Than Things Time Turned]
A computer shall not waste your time or require you to do more work than is strictly necessary. Jef Raskin
[ Computer More Necessary Require Shall Strictly Than Time Waste Work Your]
In the original computer game of Doom, you not only have to kill things. You have to pulverise them. Rosamund Pike
[ Computer Doom Game Kill Only Original Them Things]
Let us change our traditional attitude to the construction of programs. Instead of imagining that our main task is to instruct a computer what to do, let us concentrate rather on explaining to human beings what we want a computer to do. Donald Knuth
[ Attitude Beings Change Computer Concentrate Construction Explaining Human Imagining Instead Instruct Main Our Programs Rather Task Traditional Us Want]
But I do have a computer at home and a pretty good ISDN connection. Jon Postel
[ Computer Connection Good Home Pretty]
A final word: I am not knowledgeable about the internet. I do not have a computer. I guess that at 74 years of age, I don't have the patience to learn. David Wilkerson
[ Age Am Computer Final Guess Internet Knowledgeable Learn Patience Word Years]
After all, just one virus on a computer is one too many. Glenn Turner
[ After Computer Just Many Too Virus]
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. Robert Moog Computers
[ Ago Computers Happen Important Invention Long Most Musicians Since Thing Think Time Which]
You don't even have to leave your house: you do your work from your house; you can order anything you want from your house; you don't have to leave your chair. Everything's been designed so that you never leave your computer chair. Deryck Whibley
[ Anything Been Chair Computer Designed Even Everything House Leave Never Order Want Work Your]
For example, computer defends well, but for humans its is harder to defend than attack, particularly with the modern time control. Boris Spassky
[ Attack Computer Control Defend Defends Example Harder Humans Modern Particularly Than Time Well]
It was a black and white only computer at the time, but it kept me fascinated. Buffy Sainte-Marie Computers
[ Black Computer Fascinated Kept Only Time White]
But now with technology I could sit down and do a bunch of character drawings and scan them into a computer, and the computer using my exact style could bring it into life, where it would have been edited by various human beings before. Bill Griffith
[ Been Before Beings Bring Bunch Character Computer Could Down Drawings Edited Exact Human Into Life Now Scan Sit Style Technology Them Using Various Where Would]
Diaspora starts about a thousand years from now. Most of human civilisation has moved inside computers; essentially, a major branch of our descendants consists of conscious software. Greg Egan
[ Branch Civilisation Computers Conscious Consists Descendants Essentially Human Inside Major Most Moved Now Our Software Starts Thousand Years]
We could say we want the Web to reflect a vision of the world where everything is done democratically. To do that, we get computers to talk with each other in such a way as to promote that ideal. Tim Berners-Lee
[ Computers Could Democratically Done Each Everything Get Ideal Other Promote Reflect Say Such Talk Vision Want Way Web Where World]
Eventually, I believe, current attempts to understand the mind by analogy with man-made computers that can perform superbly some of the same external tasks as conscious beings will be recognized as a gigantic waste of time. Thomas Nagel
[ Analogy Attempts Beings Believe Computers Conscious Current Eventually External Gigantic Man-Made Mind Perform Recognized Same Some Superbly Tasks Time Understand Waste Will]
But computers have changed the world for everyone, so there will be some way of working it out. Debbie Harry
[ Changed Computers Everyone Out Some Way Will Working World]
If you wanted to build the most powerful computer you could, you can't do better than including everything in the universe that's potentially available. Seth Lloyd
[ Available Better Build Computer Could Everything Including Most Potentially Powerful Than Universe Wanted]
To err is human, but to really foul things up you need a computer. Paul R. Ehrlich Computers
[ Computer Err Foul Human Need Really Things Up]
Learning can take place in the backyard if there is a human being there who cares about the child. Before learning computers, children should learn to read first. They should sit around the dinner table and hear what their parents have to say and think. Dixie Carter
[ Around Backyard Before Being Cares Child Children Computers Dinner First Hear Human Learn Learning Parents Place Read Say Should Sit Table Take Their Think]
I had a TV set and a typewriter and that made me think a computer should be laid out like a typewriter with a video screen. Steve Wozniak
[ Computer Had Laid Made Out Screen Set Should Think Tv Typewriter Video]
One of the biggest challenges we had in the first decade was not that many people had personal computers. There weren't that many people to sell to, and it was hard to identify them. Steve Case
[ Biggest Challenges Computers Decade First Had Hard Identify Many Personal Sell Them Weren]
Another little known fact about Amazing Tennis - the computer opponents are modeled after real people. In an odd turn of events, I joined a division 3 college tennis team at age 38. David Crane
[ After Age Amazing Another College Computer Division Events Fact Joined Known Little Modeled Odd Opponents Real Team Tennis Turn]
Obviously, our children, who have been playing with their computers since the age of five or six, don't have quite the same brain as those who were brought up on wooden or metal toys, whose brains are certainly atrophied by comparison. Claude Vorilhon
[ Age Been Brain Brains Brought Certainly Children Comparison Computers Five Metal Obviously Our Playing Quite Same Since Six Their Those Toys Up Were Whose Wooden]
Science is what we understand well enough to explain to a computer. Art is everything else we do. Donald Knuth
[ Art Computer Else Enough Everything Explain Science Understand Well]
Clearly, if we'd had the kind of computer graphics capability then that we have now, the Star Gate sequence would be much more complex than flat planes of light and color. Douglas Trumbull
[ Capability Clearly Color Complex Computer Flat Gate Graphics Had Kind Light More Much Now Planes Sequence Star Than Then Would]
Another time factor is output: proofing and printing. That is, getting your work out of the computer and onto paper and having it satisfy you. It can be time consuming and expensive. Buffy Sainte-Marie
[ Another Computer Consuming Expensive Factor Getting Having Onto Out Output Paper Printing Satisfy Time Work Your]
We can just assume they have much more and powerful, more advanced technology, all the new computers, everything could be much more easier and help them to build much more and many more nuclear weapons. Mordechai Vanunu
[ Advanced Assume Build Computers Could Easier Everything Help Just Many More Much New Nuclear Powerful Technology Them Weapons]
Even in the developing parts of the world, kids take to computers like fish to water. Nicholas Negroponte Computers
[ Computers Developing Even Fish Kids Parts Take Water World]
I think it's fair to say that personal computers have become the most empowering tool we've ever created. They're tools of communication, they're tools of creativity, and they can be shaped by their user. Bill Gates Computers
[ Become Communication Computers Created Creativity Empowering Ever Fair Most Personal Say Shaped Their Think Tool Tools User]
I've heard that, but since I'm computer illiterate I don't know how it all works. But since I'm on Prodigy tonight, I'm learning a lot through my typist, Peter. Bobby Sherman
[ Computer Heard How Illiterate Know Learning Lot Peter Prodigy Since Through Tonight Works]
We are going to make sure that there is high-speed broadband available to everyone, and affordable to people historically kept out of it. It means they have not just access, but can also understand how to buy low-cost, affordable computers. Ben Hecht
[ Access Affordable Also Available Broadband Buy Computers Everyone Going High-Speed Historically How Just Kept Low-Cost Make Means Out Sure Understand]
It is an interesting fact that during my tour I was never allowed access to computers, radios, or anything else that I might damage through curiosity, or perhaps something more sinister. Robert B. Laughlin
[ Access Allowed Anything Computers Curiosity Damage During Else Fact Interesting Might More Never Perhaps Radios Sinister Something Through Tour]
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
[ Abstract Computer Control Fought Future Hard Increasingly Lawyers May Mean Specialists Technicians Think War Wars Will]
The cloning of humans is on most of the lists of things to worry about from Science, along with behaviour control, genetic engineering, transplanted heads, computer poetry and the unrestrained growth of plastic flowers. Lewis Thomas Science
[ Along Behaviour Cloning Computer Control Engineering Flowers Genetic Growth Heads Humans Lists Most Plastic Poetry Science Things Transplanted Unrestrained Worry]
These days, of course, the focus of talk about popular liberation through products is mostly associated with the Internet. I've been collecting computer ads and ads dealing with Internet industries. Thomas Frank
[ Ads Associated Been Collecting Computer Course Days Dealing Focus Industries Internet Liberation Mostly Popular Products Talk These Through]
In the computer field, the moment of truth is a running program; all else is prophecy. Herbert Simon
[ Computer Else Field Moment Program Prophecy Running Truth]
What I was proud of was that I used very few parts to build a computer that could actually speak words on a screen and type words on a keyboard and run a programming language that could play games. And I did all this myself. Steve Wozniak Computers
[ Actually Build Computer Could Did Few Games Keyboard Language Myself Parts Play Programming Proud Run Screen Speak Type Used Very Words]
It is instructive, for instance, to trace the computer industry's decline in vision, idealism, creativity, romance and sheer fun as it becomes more and more important and prosperous. Robert Shea
[ Becomes Computer Creativity Decline Fun Idealism Important Industry Instance Instructive More Prosperous Romance Sheer Trace Vision]
In my second year in graduate school, I took a computer course and that was like lightening striking. Ted Nelson
[ Computer Course Graduate Lightening School Second Striking Took Year]
The European model is, first, a social and economic system founded on the role of the market, for no computer in the world can process information better than the market. Jacques Delors
[ Better Computer Economic European First Founded Information Market Model Process Role Social System Than World]
People don't understand computers. Computers are magical boxes that do things. People believe what computers tell them. Bruce Scheneier
[ Believe Boxes Computers Magical Tell Them Things Understand]
Computers in classrooms are the filmstrips of the 1990s. Clifford Stoll Computers
[ Classrooms Computers]
I like computers. I like the Internet. It's a tool that can be used. But don't be misled into thinking that these technologies are anything other than aspects of a degenerate economic system. Jerry Brown
[ Anything Aspects Computers Degenerate Economic Internet Into Misled Other System Technologies Than These Thinking Tool Used]
The world is a tougher place to live in than it was back then, as we come into the computer age. Joe Cocker
[ Age Back Come Computer Into Live Place Than Then Tougher World]
I don't have a computer - I don't like to get into it that much 'cause it can screw with your head a little. James Marsters
[ Cause Computer Get Head Into Little Much Screw Your]
When I'm not writing or tweaking my computer, I do embroidery. When I'm not plunging into the past, tweaking, or embroidering, I'm reading books about history, computers, or embroidery. Lynn Abbey
[ Books Computer Computers Embroidery History Into Past Plunging Reading Tweaking Writing]
While many hackers have the knowledge, skills, and tools to attack computer systems, they generally lack the motivation to cause violence or severe economic or social harm. Dorothy Denning
[ Attack Cause Computer Economic Generally Hackers Harm Knowledge Lack Many Motivation Severe Skills Social Systems Tools Violence While]
This will surprise some of your readers, but my primary interest is not with computer security. I am primarily interested in writing software that works as intended. Wietse Venema
[ Am Computer Intended Interest Interested Primarily Primary Readers Security Software Some Surprise Will Works Writing Your]
Writing can be a very solitary business. It's you sat at a desk typing words into a computer. It can get lonely sometimes and lots of writers live quite isolated lives. Paul Kane
[ Business Computer Desk Get Into Isolated Live Lives Lonely Lots Quite Sat Solitary Sometimes Typing Very Words Writers Writing]
It would be very discouraging if somewhere down the line you could ask a computer if the Riemann hypothesis is correct and it said, 'Yes, it is true, but you won't be able to understand the proof.' Ronald Graham
[ Able Ask Computer Correct Could Discouraging Down Hypothesis Line Proof Riemann Said Somewhere True Understand Very Won Would Yes]
I wouldn't know how to find eBay on the computer if my life depended on it. Marc Jacobs Computers
[ Computer Depended Ebay Find How Know Life]
Interactive computers and software will, I think, provide a less costly method of doing some kinds of inquiry, in knowledge acquisition and even reasoning and interaction. Roy Romer
[ Acquisition Computers Costly Doing Even Inquiry Interaction Interactive Kinds Knowledge Less Method Provide Reasoning Software Some Think Will]
I don't care how big and fast computers are, they're not as big and fast as the world. Herbert Simon
[ Big Care Computers Fast How World]
I am the farthest thing from a computer genius. Jonathan Brandis
[ Am Computer Farthest Genius Thing]
From cell phones to computers, quality is improving and costs are shrinking as companies fight to offer the public the best product at the best price. But this philosophy is sadly missing from our health-care insurance system. John Shadegg
[ Best Cell Companies Computers Costs Fight Health-Care Improving Insurance Missing Offer Our Philosophy Phones Price Product Public Quality Sadly Shrinking System]
Electronic aids, particularly domestic computers, will help the inner migration, the opting out of reality. Reality is no longer going to be the stuff out there, but the stuff inside your head. It's going to be commercial and nasty at the same time. J. G. Ballard
[ Aids Commercial Computers Domestic Electronic Going Head Help Inner Inside Longer Migration Nasty Out Particularly Reality Same Stuff Time Will Your]
It was used for decades to describe talented computer enthusiasts, people whose skill at using computers to solve technical problems and puzzles was - and is - respected and admired by others possessing similar technical skills. Kevin Mitnick
[ Admired Computer Computers Decades Describe Enthusiasts Others Possessing Problems Puzzles Respected Similar Skill Skills Solve Talented Technical Used Using Whose]
I loved logic, math, computer programming. I loved systems and logic approaches. And so I just figured architecture is this perfect combination. Maya Lin
[ Approaches Architecture Combination Computer Figured Just Logic Loved Math Perfect Programming Systems]
They were saying computers deal with numbers. This was absolutely nonsense. Computers deal with arbitrary information of any kind. Ted Nelson
[ Absolutely Any Arbitrary Computers Deal Information Kind Nonsense Numbers Saying Were]
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 Medical
[ Claim Computer Doctors Errors Know Men Now Number Pregnant Sorts Surprised Treating Turning Up]
Guess what - I am one of the ONLY senators in the whole United States Senate that is computer literate! Patty Murray
[ Am Computer Guess Literate Only Senate Senators States United Whole]
I got up with my wife, I sat down at the computer when she went to work, and I didn't stop until she got home. George Stephen Computers
[ Computer Down Got Home Sat She Stop Until Up Went Wife Work]
They pick all of us out, and then they decide, they computerize, decide if they like it or don't like it, and then they go home, and then they come back again because they're not sure what they saw. Alice Cooper
[ Again Back Because Come Decide Go Home Out Pick Saw Sure Then Us]
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
[ Call Computer Designed Different Every Machines Now Point Processing Program Random Same Stay Time Up Want Whole Word Your]
With our work at Kazaa, we began seeing growing broadband connections and more powerful computers and more streaming multimedia, and we saw that the traditional way of communicating by phone no longer made a lot of sense. Niklas Zennstrom
[ Began Broadband Communicating Computers Connections Growing Longer Lot Made More Multimedia Our Phone Powerful Saw Seeing Sense Streaming Traditional Way Work]
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. Andy Rooney Computers
[ Computer Computers Ever Everything Garbage Lot May Out Paper Percent Printed Reads Save Sure Time Waste]
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. Andy Rooney Computers
[ Computers Done Easier Lot Make Most Need Things]
People don't want to talk about death, just like they don't want to talk about computer security. Maybe I should have named my workstation Fear. People are so motivated by fear. Dan Farmer
[ Computer Death Fear Just Maybe Motivated Named Security Should Talk Want]
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 Computers
[ Begin Computers Danger Men Real Think Will]
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
[ Battery Check Computer E-Mail Getting Gone Half How Know Listed Numbers Okay Out Palm Phone Pilot Said Some Time Use Year]
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
[ Age Basically Becoming Computer Earth Except Free Genuine Indigenous Information Last Left Limited Market Markets Still Surviving Talk Those Where]
In the animation world, people who understand pencils and paper usually aren't computer people, and the computer people usually aren't the artistic people, so they always stand on opposite sides of the line. Don Bluth
[ Always Animation Artistic Computer Line Opposite Paper Pencils Sides Stand Understand Usually World]
The guitar is a much more efficient machine than a computer. More responsive. Colin Greenwood
[ Computer Efficient Guitar Machine More Much Responsive Than]
I have a computer screen near my seat where I monitor the overall health of the vehicle and pick up any problems that might be occurring early on or once we see any kind of a malfunction or anything unusual that's happening, we can look at the data and figure out what that is. Laurel Clark
[ Any Anything Computer Data Early Figure Happening Health Kind Look Malfunction Might Monitor Near Occurring Once Out Overall Pick Problems Screen Seat See Unusual Up Vehicle Where]
I thank God for not making me a computer scientist. Daniel J. Bernstein
[ Computer God Making Scientist Thank]
The biggest hurdle to writing Fargo Rock City was that I couldn't afford a home computer - I had to get a new job so I could buy a computer. It could all change though. In five years, I could be back at some daily newspaper, which wouldn't be so bad. Chuck Klosterman
[ Afford Back Bad Biggest Buy Change City Computer Could Daily Fargo Five Get Had Home Hurdle Job New Newspaper Rock Some Though Which Writing Years]
Kids are all computer-savvy. Sit down and write to your parents on the computer. And just say, I have some questions and I'm scared. There's some stuff I don't know and I really need to talk to you about sex. Tear it off and put it on their pillow. They'll read it. Sue Johanson
[ Computer Down Just Kids Know Need Off Parents Pillow Put Questions Read Really Say Scared Sex Sit Some Stuff Talk Tear Their Write Your]
The hardware manufacturers, game designers, cable companies and computer companies and, in fact, film studios are going to ensure that this thing marches on. They know that they are going to make an enormous amount of money from it. Thomas Dolby
[ Amount Cable Companies Computer Designers Enormous Ensure Fact Film Game Going Hardware Know Make Manufacturers Marches Money Studios Thing]
I continue to meet people who have had their Web pages hijacked, their browsers corrupted, in some cases, their children exposed to inappropriate material from these dangerous programs hidden in their family computers. Cliff Stearns
[ Cases Children Computers Continue Corrupted Dangerous Exposed Family Had Hidden Hijacked Inappropriate Material Meet Pages Programs Some Their These Web]
The Christian notion of the possibility of redemption is incomprehensible to the computer. Vance Packard
[ Christian Computer Incomprehensible Notion Possibility Redemption]
Five days a week I drive from our home to the Episcopal Cathedral Center of Los Angeles where I have an office, my computer, and a wonderful sense of community - especially nurtured by the presence of several younger gay men and women who are good friends. Malcolm Boyd
[ Angeles Cathedral Center Community Computer Days Drive Episcopal Especially Five Friends Gay Good Home Los Men Nurtured Office Our Presence Sense Several Week Where Women Wonderful Younger]
When the first computers started to come in, we tried to digitalize the seismological equipment. Frank Press
[ Come Computers Equipment First Started Tried]
The divine spark leaps from the finger of God to the finger of Adam, whether it takes ultimate shape in a law of physics or a law of the land, a poem or a policy, a sonata or a mechanical computer. Alfred Whitney Griswold
[ Adam Computer Divine Finger God Land Law Leaps Mechanical Physics Poem Policy Shape Sonata Spark Takes Ultimate Whether]
There were IBM logos designed for the film, and there were IBM design consultants working with Kubrick on the layout of the controls and computer screens. Douglas Trumbull
[ Computer Consultants Controls Design Designed Film Ibm Kubrick Layout Screens Were Working]
I wish I could have 25,000 years of my personal family history documented in a very powerful computer or a CD-ROM that I could just pop in and my computer would never crash. Brendan Fraser
[ Cd-Rom Computer Could Crash Documented Family History Just Never Personal Pop Powerful Very Wish Would Years]
If you put garbage in a computer nothing comes out but garbage. But this garbage, having passed through a very expensive machine, is somehow ennobled and none dare criticize it. Rory Bremner
[ Comes Computer Criticize Dare Ennobled Expensive Garbage Having Machine None Nothing Out Passed Put Somehow Through Very]
During the week that I arrived in the United States, I saw an airport, used a telephone, used a library, talked with a scientist, and was shown a computer for the first time in my life. Philip Emeagwali
[ Airport Arrived Computer During First Library Life Saw Scientist Shown States Talked Telephone Time United Used Week]
Computer photography won't be photography as we know it. I think photography will always be chemical. Annie Leibovitz
[ Always Chemical Computer Know Photography Think Will Won]
What I try to do is factor in how people use computers, what people's problems are, and how these technologies can get applied to those problems. Then I try to direct the various product groups to act on this information. John Warnock Computers
[ Act Applied Computers Direct Factor Get Groups How Information Problems Product Technologies Then These Those Try Use Various]
Why does everyone think the future is space helmets, silver foil, and talking like computers, like a bad episode of Star Trek? Tracey Ullman
[ Bad Computers Does Episode Everyone Future Helmets Silver Space Star Talking Think Trek Why]
You can involve yourself in electronics, computers, puzzles... there's a lot of creativity and brain working. There's a lot to model trains that people don't realize. Gary Coleman
[ Brain Computers Creativity Electronics Involve Lot Model Puzzles Realize Trains Working Yourself]
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. Stephen Hawking Computers
[ Computer Count Created Destructive Far Form Human Image Life Nature Only Our Own Purely Says Should Something Think Viruses]
Beyond that, states had to also have electronic voting machines that made it possible for people who are physically handicapped to vote in private... and the computerized voting machine made it very easy for, particularly, the blind. DeForest Soaries
[ Also Beyond Blind Computerized Easy Electronic Had Handicapped Machine Machines Made Particularly Physically Possible Private States Very Vote Voting]
If you think about computer programming, it's as antisocial as it gets. Shawn Fanning
[ Antisocial Computer Gets Programming Think]
I think games are starting to branch out. It's not just guys sitting at their computer stations. Games are so fun, that everybody gets into them a little bit. Christian Slater
[ Bit Branch Computer Everybody Fun Games Gets Guys Into Just Little Out Sitting Starting Stations Their Them Think]
He's computerized, but I won't let him come on cold. I created KITT. I understand the personality of the car. William Daniels
[ Car Cold Come Computerized Created Him Personality Understand Won]
A computer once beat me at chess, but it was no match for me at kick boxing. Emo Philips Computers
[ Beat Boxing Chess Computer Kick Match Once]
The future lies in designing and selling computers that people don't realize are computers at all. Adam Osborne Computers
[ Computers Designing Future Lies Realize Selling]
I am really chained to my computer these days so I work in my bedroom, which is a room I have worked in for years and years. It is just as much an office as a bedroom, and during the day, my bed is rather like an extension of my desk. Margaret Mahy
[ Am Bed Bedroom Chained Computer Day Days Desk During Extension Just Much Office Rather Really Room These Which Work Worked Years]
The great advance of personal computers was not the computing power per se but the fact that it brought it right to your face, that you had control over it, that were confronted with it and could steer it. Kevin Kelly
[ Advance Brought Computers Computing Confronted Control Could Face Fact Great Had Over Per Personal Power Right Se Steer Were Your]
There was one point in high school actually when I was on the chess team, marching band, model United Nations and debate club all at the same time. And I would spend time with the computer club after school. And I had just quit pottery club, which I was in junior high, but I let that go. Rainn Wilson
[ Actually After Band Chess Club Computer Debate Go Had High Junior Just Marching Model Nations Point Quit Same School Spend Team Time United Which Would]
Then in my early teens, when the home computer bubble was blowing, I had one of the first, an Acorn Atom, and used to write primitive adventures on that. Graham Nelson
[ Acorn Adventures Atom Blowing Bubble Computer Early First Had Home Primitive Teens Then Used Write]
I will argue that in the literal sense the programmed computer understands what the car and the adding machine understand, namely, exactly nothing. John Searle
[ Adding Argue Car Computer Exactly Literal Machine Namely Nothing Programmed Sense Understand Understands Will]
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 Car
[ Cars Computer Driving Gm Got Had Industry Kept Technology Up Would]
The only legitimate use of a computer is to play games. Eugene Jarvis Computers
[ Computer Games Legitimate Only Play Use]
No, I consider myself computer illiterate. Casper Van Dien
[ Computer Consider Illiterate Myself]
A computer shall not harm your work or, through inaction, allow your work to come to harm. Jef Raskin
[ Allow Come Computer Harm Inaction Shall Through Work Your]
It would be nice to design a real briefcase - you open it up and it's your computer but it also stores your books. Steve Wozniak
[ Also Books Briefcase Computer Design Nice Open Real Stores Up Would Your]
There is no reason for any individual to have a computer in his home. Ken Olsen Computers
[ Any Computer His Home Individual Reason]
Well, I had a lot of help from my father with the soldering and so on, and he was very good at math and was fascinated with computers, and so I was fortunate enough to have a bunch of exposure going all the way back to high school - this was in the 1960s. Mitch Kapor
[ Back Bunch Computers Enough Exposure Fascinated Father Fortunate Going Good Had Help High Lot Math School Very Way Well]
When they were done downloading all the information off each hard drive, they took all the computers, all the literature, and loaded everything into a big white truck and left. Sherman Austin
[ Big Computers Done Downloading Drive Each Everything Hard Information Into Left Literature Loaded Off Took Truck Were White]
For the first time, individual hackers could afford to have home machines comparable in power and storage capacity to the minicomputers of ten years earlier - Unix engines capable of supporting a full development environment and talking to the Internet. Eric S. Raymond
[ Afford Capable Capacity Comparable Could Development Earlier Engines Environment First Full Hackers Home Individual Internet Machines Power Storage Supporting Talking Ten Time Unix Years]
And so every one of us in the FBI, I don't care if it's a file clerk someplace or an agent there or a computer specialist, understands that our main mission is to protect the public from another September 11, another terrorist attack. Robert Mueller
[ Agent Another Attack Care Clerk Computer Every Fbi File Main Mission Our Protect Public September Someplace Specialist Terrorist Understands Us]
Few companies that installed computers to reduce the employment of clerks have realized their expectations... They now need more, and more expensive clerks even though they call them 'operators' or 'programmers.' Peter Drucker
[ Call Clerks Companies Computers Employment Even Expectations Expensive Few Installed More Need Now Operators Programmers Realized Reduce Their Them Though]
The labs were happy that I was brave enough to attempt to program it and the $5 million computer was left entirely to my use. I was their human guinea pig. Philip Emeagwali
[ Attempt Brave Computer Enough Entirely Guinea Happy Human Labs Left Million Pig Program Their Use Were]
There is a computer disease that anybody who works with computers knows about. It's a very serious disease and it interferes completely with the work. The trouble with computers is that you 'play' with them! Richard P. Feynman
[ Anybody Completely Computer Computers Disease Interferes Knows Play Serious Them Trouble Very Work Works]
Computers have virtually replaced tape recorders. Tony Visconti Computers
[ Computers Recorders Replaced Tape Virtually]
The question of whether a computer can think is no more interesting than the question of whether a submarine can swim. Edsger Dijkstra Computers
[ Computer Interesting More Question Submarine Swim Than Think Whether]
95% on content and the computer language remains the same. Steve McConnell
[ Computer Content Language Remains Same]
Manufacturing takes place in very large facilities. If you want to build a computer chip, you need a giant semiconductor fabrication facility. But nature can grow complex molecular machines using nothing more than a plant. Ralph Merkle
[ Build Chip Complex Computer Fabrication Facilities Facility Giant Grow Large Machines Manufacturing Molecular More Nature Need Nothing Place Plant Semiconductor Takes Than Using Very Want]
We have an epidemic of sexual predators following our children, whether it be on the computers, whether it be in our public parks, whether it be in the workplace, or even our schools. Jon Porter
[ Children Computers Epidemic Even Following Our Parks Predators Public Schools Sexual Whether Workplace]
I am not the only person who uses his computer mainly for the purpose of diddling with his computer. Dave Barry Computers
[ Am Computer His Mainly Only Person Purpose Uses]
Well, the big products in electronics in the '50s were radio and television. The first big computers were just beginning to come in and represented the most logical market for us to work in. Jack Kilby
[ Beginning Big Come Computers Electronics First Just Logical Market Most Products Radio Represented Television Us Well Were Work]
We're getting so pulled in by computers and technology, and our kids have their face in the computers all day. The human relationship is being diminished by this. Lenny Kravitz
[ Being Computers Day Diminished Face Getting Human Kids Our Pulled Relationship Technology Their]
I have not proved that the universe is, in fact, a digital computer and that it's capable of performing universal computation, but it's plausible that it is. Seth Lloyd
[ Capable Computation Computer Digital Fact Performing Plausible Proved Universal Universe]
Computer science is no more about computers than astronomy is about telescopes. Edsger Dijkstra Computers
[ Astronomy Computer Computers More Science Telescopes Than]
We don't want to turn the TV into a computer. Steve Case
[ Computer Into Turn Tv Want]
Basically all the world's computer parts come from the same supply chain that runs from Korea, down through coastal China, over to Taiwan, and down to Malaysia. Thomas Friedman
[ Basically Chain China Coastal Come Computer Down Korea Malaysia Over Parts Runs Same Supply Taiwan Through World]
There is no significant man-made Global Warming underway and the science on which the computer projections of weather chaos are based is badly flawed. John Coleman
[ Badly Based Chaos Computer Flawed Global Man-Made Projections Science Significant Underway Warming Weather Which]
Computers are magnificent tools for the realization of our dreams, but no machine can replace the human spark of spirit, compassion, love, and understanding. Louis Gerstner Computers
[ Compassion Computers Dreams Human Love Machine Magnificent Our Realization Replace Spark Spirit Tools Understanding]
It is nice to know that the computer understands the problem. But I would like to understand it too. Eugene Wigner
[ Computer Know Nice Problem Too Understand Understands Would]
And then you start getting into the technical side of it and the aesthetic side and with those areas you can come up with new ways to visualise things, new ways to render and use the computer to make things look different and new and stuff like that. Dennis Muren
[ Aesthetic Areas Come Computer Different Getting Into Look Make New Render Side Start Stuff Technical Then Things Those Up Use Visualise Ways]
I think a lot of the time these days people are so concerned about having the right camera and the right film and the right lenses and all the special effects that go along with it, even the computer, that they're missing the key element. Herb Ritts
[ Along Camera Computer Concerned Days Effects Element Even Film Go Having Key Lenses Lot Missing Right Special These Think Time]
Kids are finding out about the potential for discovery online from other sources; many of them have computers at home, for instance, or their friends have them. Daniel Greenberg
[ Computers Discovery Finding Friends Home Instance Kids Many Online Other Out Potential Sources Their Them]
There cannot be any better cross-section of America and I think the soldiers represent the best we have. Today's soldiers are brighter and smarter, perhaps in a different way, than past generations because they've been brought up in the computer and information age. Gerald Griffin
[ Age America Any Because Been Best Better Brighter Brought Cannot Computer Cross-Section Different Generations Information Past Perhaps Represent Smarter Soldiers Than Think Today Up Way]
While the recent addition of the National Guard providing a support role manning computers and cameras has allowed more Border Patrol agents to work the field, more agents are still needed. Timothy Murphy
[ Addition Agents Allowed Border Cameras Computers Field Guard Manning More National Needed Patrol Providing Recent Role Still Support While Work]
If I designed a computer with 200 chips, I tried to design it with 150. And then I would try to design it with 100. I just tried to find every trick I could in life to design things real tiny. Steve Wozniak
[ Chips Computer Could Design Designed Every Find Just Life Real Then Things Tiny Trick Tried Try Would]
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. Bill Budge Computers
[ Annual Apple Bought Computer End Had Half Ii Income Made Spent Started Very Which Year]
I actually built a tiny computer as a junior high school project. Mitch Kapor
[ Actually Built Computer High Junior Project School Tiny]
In the course of my stay there, I also showed how one could analyse the experimental kinetic curves for the reaction of haemoglobin with carbon dioxide or oxygen by simulations in the computer, and so fit the rate constants. Aaron Klug
[ Also Analyse Carbon Computer Constants Could Course Curves Dioxide Experimental Fit How Kinetic Oxygen Rate Reaction Showed Stay]
Home computers are being called upon to perform many new functions, including the consumption of homework formerly eaten by the dog. Doug Larson Computers
[ Being Called Computers Consumption Dog Eaten Formerly Functions Home Homework Including Many New Perform Upon]
I wish people would turn off their computers, go outside, talk to people, touch people, lick people, enjoy each other's company and smell each other on the rump. Tre Cool
[ Company Computers Each Enjoy Go Lick Off Other Outside Rump Smell Talk Their Touch Turn Wish Would]
I write my lyrics into the computer and I hum my music into the dictaphone. Sebastian Bach
[ Computer Hum Into Lyrics Music Write]
Globalization, as defined by rich people like us, is a very nice thing... you are talking about the Internet, you are talking about cell phones, you are talking about computers. This doesn't affect two-thirds of the people of the world. Jimmy Carter Technology
[ Affect Cell Computers Defined Globalization Internet Nice Phones Rich Talking Thing Two-Thirds Us Very World]
All we can do when we think of kids today is think of more hours of school, earlier age at the computer, and curfews. Who would want to grow up in that world? James Hillman
[ Age Computer Earlier Grow Hours Kids More School Think Today Up Want World Would]
I use a really simple calendar program on my computer. Jamie Zawinski
[ Calendar Computer Program Really Simple Use]
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. Ralph Merkle Computers
[ Build Computers Cube Entire Exists Incredibly More Nanotechnology Power Powerful Sugar Than Today Us Volume Will World]
Access to computers and the Internet has become a basic need for education in our society. Kent Conrad Computers
[ Access Basic Become Computers Education Internet Need Our Society]
Right now, computers, which are supposed to be our servant, are oppressing us. Jef Raskin Computers
[ Computers Now Oppressing Our Right Servant Supposed Us Which]
We demand privacy, yet we glorify those that break into computers. Bill McCollum Computers
[ Break Computers Demand Glorify Into Privacy Those Yet]
Think? Why think! We have computers to do that for us. Jean Rostand Computers
[ Computers Think Us Why]
Computer modelling for weather forecasting, and indeed for climate forecasting, has reached its limits. Piers Corbyn
[ Climate Computer Indeed Limits Modelling Reached Weather]
I love what I do, so it's not tiring. If I worked at a computer or drove a truck, I'd be dead in a week. Karen Black
[ Computer Dead Drove Love Tiring Truck Week Worked]
We have a reliable computerized network devoted to counterterrorist activities. George Pataki
[ Activities Computerized Devoted Network Reliable]
We're just into toys, whether it's motorcycles or race cars or computers. I've got the Palm Pilot right here with me, I've got the world's smallest phone. Maybe it's just because I'm still a big little kid and I just love toys, you know? Catherine Bell Car
[ Because Big Cars Computers Got Here Into Just Kid Know Little Love Maybe Motorcycles Palm Phone Pilot Race Right Smallest Still Toys Whether World]
To me, that's one of the things that I love about doing this stuff. One day I can work on this piece in watercolor, and then work on something else on the computer, or work on something else that's a completely different approach. Bill Sienkiewicz
[ Approach Completely Computer Day Different Doing Else Love Piece Something Stuff Then Things Watercolor Work]
In 1975 I met Alison Brown and in 1982 we were married. She works for Cornell Computer Services. Kenneth G. Wilson
[ Alison Brown Computer Cornell Married Met Services She Were Works]
No one ever said on their deathbed, 'Gee, I wish I had spent more time alone with my computer'. Danielle Berry Computers
[ Alone Computer Deathbed Ever Gee Had More Said Spent Their Time Wish]
What do we want our kids to do? Sweep up around Japanese computers? Walter F. Mondale Computers
[ Around Computers Japanese Kids Our Sweep Up Want]
Man is still the most extraordinary computer of all. John F. Kennedy
[ Computer Extraordinary Man Most Still]
With the fight scenes, they would take a video camera and shoot alongside the camera so we would piece it together on the computer and had an extremely rough cut of what we were doing. Kelly Hu
[ Alongside Camera Computer Cut Doing Extremely Fight Had Piece Rough Scenes Shoot Take Together Video Were Would]
All my vocals were recorded at home, which was great for me. You can actually have a studio in a computer program called ProTools. I did half the record with ProTools. David Coverdale
[ Actually Called Computer Did Great Half Home Program Protools Record Recorded Studio Vocals Were Which]
That was clearly surprising, interesting - a very interesting milestone was when you can pick up a magazine and read an article about some sort of computer related thing and they mention the word internet without explaining it. Jon Postel
[ Article Clearly Computer Explaining Interesting Internet Magazine Mention Milestone Pick Read Related Some Sort Surprising Thing Up Very Without Word]
Our lives sometimes depends on computers performing as predicted. Philip Emeagwali
[ Computers Depends Lives Our Performing Predicted Sometimes]
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
[ Ancestor Binary Birth Computer Entire Grandfather Live Nightmare Option Other Piano Player Refuge See Than Where World Yes]
The next major explosion is going to be when genetics and computers come together. I'm talking about an organic computer - about biological substances that can function like a semiconductor. Alvin Toffler Science
[ Biological Come Computer Computers Explosion Function Genetics Going Major Next Organic Semiconductor Substances Talking Together]
The number of elements that have to go into a hit would break a computer down. the right season for that play, the right historical moment, the right tonality. Arthur Miller
[ Break Computer Down Elements Go Historical Hit Into Moment Number Play Right Season Tonality Would]
Before computers, telephone lines and television connect us, we all share the same air, the same oceans, the same mountains and rivers. We are all equally responsible for protecting them. Julia Louis-Dreyfus
[ Air Before Computers Connect Equally Lines Mountains Oceans Protecting Responsible Rivers Same Share Telephone Television Them Us]
I'm thinking of going to programming school. Learn how to sit down at any computer and learn to do anything on it. That's all I have left and have interest in. Marc Wallice
[ Any Anything Computer Down Going How Interest Learn Left Programming School Sit Thinking]
I've never really been anywhere, and now I get to go everywhere. I just have to make sure there's enough memory on my computer to hold all my pictures. Carrie Underwood
[ Anywhere Been Computer Enough Everywhere Get Go Hold Just Make Memory Never Now Pictures Really Sure]
The newest computer can merely compound, at speed, the oldest problem in the relations between human beings, and in the end the communicator will be confronted with the old problem, of what to say and how to say it. Edward R. Murrow Technology
[ Beings Between Communicator Compound Computer Confronted End How Human Merely Newest Old Oldest Problem Relations Say Speed Will]
I've never been able to arouse any interest in myself for digitally produced sound, and so the computer turns me off. David Tudor
[ Able Any Arouse Been Computer Digitally Interest Myself Never Off Produced Sound Turns]
You know, IBM was almost knocked out of the box by other types of computer software and manufacturing. Roy Romer
[ Almost Box Computer Ibm Knocked Know Manufacturing Other Out Software Types]
At this moment I do not have a personal relationship with a computer. Janet Reno
[ Computer Moment Personal Relationship]
You have riches and freedom here but I feel no sense of faith or direction. You have so many computers, why don't you use them in the search for love? Lech Walesa
[ Computers Direction Faith Feel Freedom Here Love Many Riches Search Sense Them Use Why]
To me, there is something superbly symbolic in the fact that an astronaut, sent up as assistant to a series of computers, found that he worked more accurately and more intelligently than they. Inside the capsule, man is still in charge. Adlai Stevenson
[ Accurately Assistant Astronaut Charge Computers Fact Found Inside Intelligently Man More Sent Series Something Still Superbly Symbolic Than Up Worked]
If your computer speaks English, it was probably made in Japan. Alan Perlis Computers
[ Computer English Japan Made Probably Speaks Your]
I do two things. I design mobile computers and I study brains. Jeff Hawkins Computers
[ Brains Computers Design Mobile Study Things Two]
The only thing God didn't do to Job was give him a computer. I. F. Stone
[ Computer Give God Him Job Only Thing]
My computer beat me at checkers, but I sure beat it at kickboxing. Emo Philips Humor
[ Beat Checkers Computer Kickboxing Sure]
If I was designing a web site for elementary school children, I might have a much higher percentage of older computers with outdated browsers since keeping up with browser and hardware technology has not traditionally been a strong point of most elementary schools. Mike Davidson
[ Been Browser Children Computers Designing Elementary Hardware Higher Keeping Might Most Much Older Outdated Percentage Point School Schools Since Site Strong Technology Traditionally Up Web]
If more women want to be a part of the computer industry today, they have to do more to put themselves there. Nobody is keeping them out. Roberta Williams
[ Computer Industry Keeping More Nobody Out Part Put Them Themselves Today Want Women]
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
[ Able Come Compose Composition Computer Impossible Information Into Know Masterpiece Out Pants Perfect Put Regulations Rules Seat Were Would Your]
Yeah, computers are going to take over the programming business because they have become so fast recently that they can solve the Halting Problem in five seconds flat. Craig Bruce
[ Because Become Business Computers Fast Five Flat Going Halting Over Problem Programming Recently Seconds Solve Take Yeah]
Computers are hierarchical. We have a desktop and hierarchical files which have to mean everything. Ted Nelson
[ Computers Desktop Everything Files Hierarchical Mean Which]
Every ISP is being attacked, maliciously both from in the United States and outside of the United States, by those who want to invade people's privacy. But more importantly they want to take control of computers, they want to hack them, they want to steal information. Darrell Issa
[ Attacked Being Both Computers Control Every Hack Importantly Information Invade Maliciously More Outside Privacy States Steal Take Them Those United Want]
I think computer science, by and large, is still stuck in the Modern age. Larry Wall
[ Age Computer Large Modern Science Still Stuck Think]
This technology will obviously become more prevalent. Who knows what will result? One thing is certain, computer technology will revolutionize the way we tell stories as much as movie film has. Chris Wedge
[ Become Certain Computer Film Knows More Movie Much Obviously Prevalent Result Revolutionize Stories Technology Tell Thing Way Will]
I have been under considerable pressure to buy at least a laptop computer. I have always turned the suggestions down for the reason that I have never done creative work on a typewriter. There is to me a lack of empathy. Winston Graham
[ Always Been Buy Computer Considerable Creative Done Down Empathy Lack Laptop Least Never Pressure Reason Suggestions Turned Typewriter Under Work]
Post-Modernism was a reaction against Modernism. It came quite early to music and literature, and a little later to architecture. And I think it's still coming to computer science. Larry Wall
[ Against Architecture Came Coming Computer Early Later Literature Little Modernism Music Post-Modernism Quite Reaction Science Still Think]
I'm not computer literate. I e-mail. I know how to get on the Web, but I haven't crossed over into the internet world. I'm old-fashioned, I guess. Katie Holmes
[ Computer Crossed E-Mail Get Guess Haven How Internet Into Know Literate Old-Fashioned Over Web World]
Many of our own people here in this country do not ask about computers, telephones and television sets. They ask - when will we get a road to our village. Thabo Mbeki Computers
[ Ask Computers Country Get Here Many Our Own Road Sets Telephones Television Village Will]
The computer offers another kind of creativity. You cannot ignore the creativity that computer technology can bring. But you need to be able to move between those two different worlds. Tadao Ando
[ Able Another Between Bring Cannot Computer Creativity Different Ignore Kind Move Need Offers Technology Those Two Worlds]
Then I started graduate school at UCLA. I got a part time research assistant job as a programmer on a project involving the use of one computer to measure the performance of another computer. Jon Postel
[ Another Assistant Computer Got Graduate Involving Job Measure Part Performance Programmer Project Research School Started Then Time Ucla Use]
One of the most feared expressions in modern times is 'The computer is down.' Norman Ralph Augustine Computers
[ Computer Down Expressions Feared Modern Most Times]
No computer has ever been designed that is ever aware of what it's doing; but most of the time, we aren't either. Marvin Minsky
[ Aware Been Computer Designed Doing Either Ever Most Time]
I use Windows; '98 second edition and it works very good for me. You know, I just started on the computer about 9 months ago and am fascinated with the possibilities. I don't know what I would do without it now. Jimmy Carl Black
[ Ago Am Computer Edition Fascinated Good Just Know Months Now Possibilities Second Started Use Very Windows Without Works Would]
The paintings are transferred from my computer to a disk, and I can hand it to the printer this way; or I can modem the painting to the printer over the phone lines from my house in Hawaii. Buffy Sainte-Marie
[ Computer Disk Hand Hawaii House Lines Modem Over Painting Paintings Phone Printer Transferred Way]
The word user is the word used by the computer professional when they mean idiot. Dave Barry
[ Computer Idiot Mean Professional Used User Word]
Never trust a computer you can't throw out a window. Steve Wozniak Computers
[ Computer Never Out Throw Trust Window]
When AI approximates Machine Intelligence, then many online and computer-run RPGs will move towards actual RPG activity. Nonetheless, that will not replace the experience of 'being there,' any more than seeing a theatrical motion picture can replace the stage play. Gary Gygax
[ Activity Actual Ai Any Being Experience Intelligence Machine Many More Motion Move Nonetheless Online Picture Play Replace Seeing Stage Than Theatrical Then Towards Will]
I have several computer companies. One of them I have a program for wide-format printing. I have a beauty program. So I have several different programs that I own for printing. Jerry Mathers
[ Beauty Companies Computer Different Own Printing Program Programs Several Them]
Even when I work with computers, with high technology, I always try to put in the touch of the hand. Issey Miyake Computers
[ Always Computers Even Hand High Put Technology Touch Try Work]
One thing I was thinking about the other day was you can't even conceive of the kinds of things you can do in movies today. The idea that you could draw, in a computer, dinosaurs and have them running around was totally impossible. John Badham
[ Around Computer Conceive Could Day Dinosaurs Draw Even Idea Impossible Kinds Movies Other Running Them Thing Things Thinking Today Totally]
Certainly, because the computer and computer language was still not as common as it is today. That's one of the reasons I believe Tron wasn't as popular back then as it is today. Bruce Boxleitner
[ Back Because Believe Certainly Common Computer Language Popular Reasons Still Then Today]
Computer Science is embarrassed by the computer. Alan Perlis
[ Computer Embarrassed Science]
I was very much fascinated with the technology we had that we could edit in the computer our compositions, but all the sounds that were available on the market were crap. Miroslav Vitous
[ Available Compositions Computer Could Crap Edit Fascinated Had Market Much Our Sounds Technology Very Were]
We are beginning to see intimations of this in the implantation of computer devices into the human body. Ray Kurzweil
[ Beginning Body Computer Devices Human Into See]
Geologists don't do that! We go out in the field and observe, and then we can try to make a model with computerization; but it's not the first thing. Nils-Axel Morner
[ Field First Geologists Go Make Model Observe Out Then Thing Try]
No operational commander should have to assign a soldier a task that could be done as well by a computer, a remote sensor, or an unmanned airplane. Richard Perle
[ Airplane Assign Commander Computer Could Done Operational Remote Should Soldier Task Unmanned Well]
And my real enemy is not to hold the specimen sterile, but it's the lighting. The light is our real enemy. So we have to work with very very poor lighting. But we can increase the light with computers. Lennart Nilsson
[ Computers Enemy Hold Increase Light Lighting Our Poor Real Specimen Sterile Very Work]
I use computers for email, staying current with my own website as well as finding important information through other websites. I also use it for creating MP3 files of new music I'm working on. Clint Black
[ Also Computers Creating Current Email Files Finding Important Information Mp3 Music New Other Own Staying Through Use Website Websites Well Working]