"With the help of modern technology, I can compose intricate keyboard parts and then I have to go back and learn them in order to perform them properly."
"It has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity."Geddy Lee 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."Geddy Lee on Oscar Wilde
"Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic."Geddy Lee 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."Geddy Lee 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."Geddy Lee on John F. Kennedy
"I have such an extreme attitude about work, where I can just completely be derelict of my responsibilities and then when I am not derelict, I am completely indulged in it. I swing pretty wildly from the two extremes."
"I prefer to think of myself as a musician who is still learning and trying to do something every time out."
"But, I would be naive not to recognize the number of musicians who tell me they have been influenced by me and sight me - as well as Alex and Neil - as a musician who has been a positive influence on their playing."