"Our industry has invested so much money in technology that perhaps it's time to invest in talent, in people."
"It has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity."Christiane Amanpour 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."Christiane Amanpour on Oscar Wilde
"Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic."Christiane Amanpour 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."Christiane Amanpour 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."Christiane Amanpour on John F. Kennedy
"We manage the fear, I manage the fear, but it certainly takes its toll, the strain does."
"We in the press, by our power, can actually undermine leadership."
"And one thing that I always believed and that I knew for certain was that I could never have sustained a personal relationship while I worked this hard, or while I was that driven this intensely by the story."
"I'm not an American but I have always had the outsiders' respect for the American people and the American way."
"If we have no respect for our viewers, then how can we have any respect for ourselves and what we do?"