"Capitalist production, therefore, develops technology, and the combining together of various processes into a social whole, only by sapping the original sources of all wealth - the soil and the labourer."
"It has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity."Karl Marx 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."Karl Marx on Oscar Wilde
"Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic."Karl Marx 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."Karl Marx 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."Karl Marx on John F. Kennedy
"The ruling ideas of each age have ever been the ideas of its ruling class."
"Art is always and everywhere the secret confession, and at the same time the immortal movement of its time."
"It is absolutely impossible to transcend the laws of nature. What can change in historically different circumstances is only the form in which these laws expose themselves."
"Experience praises the most happy the one who made the most people happy."
"Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity."