"Nuclear arms and atomic power represent a technology in which coexistence with man is extremely difficult."
"It has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity."Naoto Kan 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."Naoto Kan on Oscar Wilde
"Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic."Naoto Kan 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."Naoto Kan 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."Naoto Kan on John F. Kennedy