The Technium

Found Quotes, 3


From the Cartoon Bank

I write free books and people buy them. It works out surprisingly well.– Mark Pilgrim

A 10^3 magnitude change will bring you to a new science. — Murray Gell-Mann

I don’t care what it is, when it has an LCD screen, it makes it better.
Kevin Rose

Wikipedia is best understood not as a product with an organisation behind it, but as an activity that happens to leave an encyclopedia in its wake. — Clay Shirky

We argue with our biology, and the result of that argument is civilization. — Charles Siebert

Once a new technology rolls over you, if you’re not part of the steamroller, you’re part of the road. — Stewart Brand

I have seen the future, and it needs work. — Lee Felsenstein

Art is not a mirror. Art is a hammer. – Whiteboard at the MIT Media Lab (1990)

The Net is a waste of time, and that’s exactly what’s great about it. — William Gibson

A human is the only computer that can be mass produced with unskilled labor. — Werner von Braun, paraphrased

The problem with Internet quotations is that many are not genuine.
–-Abraham Lincoln

  • Timaree

    Lol, yep that’s just what Lincoln said all right! Who cares if what is said resonates with you. It only matters if you want to pass it on – hmmm, which is probably what we’d do with ones we like.

  • “I completely agree with Future President Lincoln’s quote” – George Washington

  • Here is my favorite quote:

    All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do nothing. – Edmund Burke