"The rapid dissemination of technology and information offers entirely new ways of production, but it can also bring the spectre of more states developing weapons of mass destruction."
"It has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity."Lord Robertson 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."Lord Robertson on Oscar Wilde
"Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic."Lord Robertson 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."Lord Robertson 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."Lord Robertson on John F. Kennedy
"If we get the capabilities, NATO, along with the European Union, can do amazing things."