"The speed of communication, the speed of information transfer, the cheapness of communication, the ease of moving things around the world are a difference in kind as well as degree."
"A man's character may be learned from the adjectives which he habitually uses in conversation."Paul A. Volcker on Mark Twain
"Truthful words are not beautiful beautiful words are not truthful. Good words are not persuasive persuasive words are not good."Paul A. Volcker on Lao Tzu
"The single biggest problem in communication is the illusion that it has taken place."Paul A. Volcker on George Bernard Shaw
"Electric communication will never be a substitute for the face of someone who with their soul encourages another person to be brave and true."Paul A. Volcker on Charles Dickens
"I'm a great believer that any tool that enhances communication has profound effects in terms of how people can learn from each other, and how they can achieve the kind of freedoms that they're interested in."Paul A. Volcker on Bill Gates
"What's the subject of life - to get rich? All of those fellows out there getting rich could be dancing around the real subject of life."