"I understand that computers, which I once believed to be but a hermaphrodite typewriter-cum-filing cabinet, offer the cyber literate increased ability to communicate. I do not think this is altogether a bad thing, however it may appear on the surface."
"A computer once beat me at chess, but it was no match for me at kick boxing."David Mamet on Emo Philips
"Computers are like Old Testament gods lots of rules and no mercy."David Mamet on Joseph Campbell
"I think computer viruses should count as life. I think it says something about human nature that the only form of life we have created so far is purely destructive. We've created life in our own image."David Mamet on Stephen Hawking
"Computers are useless. They can only give you answers."David Mamet on Pablo Picasso
"I think it's fair to say that personal computers have become the most empowering tool we've ever created. They're tools of communication, they're tools of creativity, and they can be shaped by their user."David Mamet on Bill Gates
"Old age and treachery will always beat youth and exuberance."
"In practice we, in the world, must do business with each other."
"Policemen so cherish their status as keepers of the peace and protectors of the public that they have occasionally been known to beat to death those citizens or groups who question that status."
"You know, young actors say all the time, 'Should I use my own life experience?' And my response is, 'What choice do you have?'"
"In my family, in the days prior to television, we liked to while away the evenings by making ourselves miserable, solely based on our ability to speak the language viciously."