"If Apple's a technology company in the music industry, why can't somebody in the music industry make technology?"
"It has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity."will.i.am 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."will.i.am on Oscar Wilde
"Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic."will.i.am 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."will.i.am 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."will.i.am on John F. Kennedy
"Most of these people who are celebrities now don't do anything to deserve it, so by that fact alone, I don't want to be one."
"Politics are about preserving relationships at the end of the day, and it has nothing to do with the greater good for humanity. It's just all about business."
"You can rule ignorance you can manipulate the illiterate you can do whatever you want when a people are uneducated, so that goes in line with corrupt business and corrupt politics."
"I was born and raised in East Los Angeles by a single mom who had three biological kids and adopted four more. I never met my dad."
"There are five issues that make a fist of a hand that can knock America out cold. They're lack of jobs, obesity, diabetes, homelessness, and lack of good education."