"Once a new technology rolls over you, if you're not part of the steamroller, you're part of the road."
"It has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity."Stewart Brand 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."Stewart Brand on Oscar Wilde
"Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic."Stewart Brand 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."Stewart Brand 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."Stewart Brand on John F. Kennedy