"Everything is fraught with danger. I love technology and I love science. It's just always all in the way you use it. So there's no - you can't really blame anything on the technology. It's just the way people use it, and it always has been."
"Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former."Steve Martin on Albert Einstein
"Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men."Steve Martin on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Science investigates religion interprets. Science gives man knowledge which is power religion gives man wisdom which is control."Steve Martin on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"No amount of experimentation can ever prove me right a single experiment can prove me wrong."Steve Martin on Albert Einstein
"Bad times have a scientific value. These are occasions a good learner would not miss."Steve Martin on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"I think I meant that, given the circumstances of my childhood, I had the illusion that it's easier to be alone. To have your relationships be casual and also to pose as a solitary person, because it was more romantic. You know, I was raised on the idea of the ramblin' man and the loner."
"Throughout my whole life, as a performer, I've never played with a band. I've always played alone, so I was never required to stay in rhythm or anything. So it was a real different experience for me to start playing with a band. There were so many basic things for me to learn."
"Talking about music is like dancing about architecture."
"What is comedy? Comedy is the art of making people laugh without making them puke."
"I believe entertainment can aspire to be art, and can become art, but if you set out to make art you're an idiot."