"Many people mistakenly think a new technology cancels out an old one."
"It has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity."Judith Martin on Albert Einstein
"The typewriting machine, when played with expression, is no more annoying than the piano when played by a sister or near relation."Judith Martin on Oscar Wilde
"Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic."Judith Martin on Arthur C. Clarke
"The world is very different now. For man holds in his mortal hands the power to abolish all forms of human poverty, and all forms of human life."Judith Martin on John F. Kennedy
"I am sorry to say that there is too much point to the wisecrack that life is extinct on other planets because their scientists were more advanced than ours."Judith Martin on John F. Kennedy
"Parents should conduct their arguments in quiet, respectful tones, but in a foreign language. You'd be surprised what an inducement that is to the education of children."
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