"It has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity."
"The typewriting machine, when played with expression, is no more annoying than the piano when played by a sister or near relation."Albert Einstein on Oscar Wilde
"Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic."Albert Einstein 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."Albert Einstein 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."Albert Einstein on John F. Kennedy
"The first rule of any technology used in a business is that automation applied to an efficient operation will magnify the efficiency. The second is that automation applied to an inefficient operation will magnify the inefficiency."Albert Einstein on Bill Gates
"Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen."
"Reading, after a certain age, diverts the mind too much from its creative pursuits. Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking."
"Confusion of goals and perfection of means seems, in my opinion, to characterize our age."
"Perfection of means and confusion of ends seem to characterize our age."
"It is strange to be known so universally and yet to be so lonely."