"Being around some of the bright lights of the technology world and having them expect great things helps you sit down and do it seriously."
"It has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity."Aaron Swartz 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."Aaron Swartz on Oscar Wilde
"Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic."Aaron Swartz 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."Aaron Swartz 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."Aaron Swartz on John F. Kennedy