"To those of you who are wearing ties, I think my dad would appreciate it if you took them off."
"It is easier for a father to have children than for children to have a real father."Robert Moog on Pope John XXIII
"When one has not had a good father, one must create one."Robert Moog on Friedrich Nietzsche
"My father? I never knew him. Never even seen a picture of him."Robert Moog on Eminem
"I am not ashamed to say that no man I ever met was my father's equal, and I never loved any other man as much."Robert Moog on Hedy Lamarr
"Whoever does not have a good father should procure one."Robert Moog on Friedrich Nietzsche
"I happen to think that computers are the most important thing to happen to musicians since the invention of cat-gut which was a long time ago."
"My training as an engineer has enabled me to design the stuff, but the reason I do it is not to make music but for the opportunity to work with musicians."
"The point is that I don't design stuff for myself. I'm a toolmaker. I design things that other people want to use."
"Leon Theremin's original designs are elegant, ingenious and effective. As electronics goes, the theremin is very simple. But there are so many subtleties hidden in the details of the design. It's like a great sonnet, or a painting, or a speech, that is perfectly done on more than one level."