"While there have been terrific advances in the state of technology around heuristics, behavior blocking, and things like that, technology is only a part of the approach to solving the problem with the more important aspect involving putting the right process in place."
"It has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity."John W. Thompson 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."John W. Thompson on Oscar Wilde
"Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic."John W. Thompson 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."John W. Thompson 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."John W. Thompson on John F. Kennedy
"Well we have a good working relationship with Microsoft at the development level. But let's not kid ourselves, this is a company with enormous resources and talented people, and there is a certain pride that comes along with that for them and for us."
"One of the things that has been truly incredible to observe though, is the amount of venture investment that has gone into early stage security technology."
"First, I do not think there is any silver bullet to solving the technology side of the security equation."