"The typewriting machine, when played with expression, is no more annoying than the piano when played by a sister or near relation."
"It has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity."Oscar Wilde on Albert Einstein
"Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic."Oscar Wilde 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."Oscar Wilde 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."Oscar Wilde on John F. Kennedy
"The first rule of any technology used in a business is that automation applied to an efficient operation will magnify the efficiency. The second is that automation applied to an inefficient operation will magnify the inefficiency."Oscar Wilde on Bill Gates
"No woman should ever be quite accurate about her age. It looks so calculating."
"A work of art is the unique result of a unique temperament."
"No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist."
"Art is the most intense mode of individualism that the world has known."
"Life imitates art far more than art imitates Life."