Quotations on Technology
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The best museums and museum exhibits about science or technology give you the feeling that, hey, this is interesting, but maybe I could do something here, too.
- Paul Allen
(Keywords: Science, Technology, Feeling, Museums)
Our industry has invested so much money in technology that perhaps it's time to invest in talent, in people.
- Christiane Amanpour
(Keywords: Money, Technology, Time, Talent, People)
And what's interesting about the hybrids taking off is you've now introduced electric motors to the automobile industry. It's the first radical change in automobile technology in 100 years.
- Chris Anderson
(Keywords: Change, Technology, First, Now, Radical, Years)
A lot of the work in United States is highly critical of technology. I'm using 15,000 watts of power and 18 different pieces of electronic equipment to say that.
- Laurie Anderson
(Keywords: Power, Work, Technology, states, United)
For behaviorist films, that's been much more useful - the change of technology - but for my kind of films, doing them on film is much better, because it's more beautiful.
- Michael Apted
(Keywords: Change, Technology, Film)
Obviously, CGI in the last ten years has gone through such leaps and bounds that today, people are looking for these kinds of movies to wow audiences with technology.
- Avi Arad
(Keywords: Movies, Technology, People, Audiences, Today, Years)
Developments in information technology and globalised media mean that the most powerful military in the history of the world can lose a war, not on the battlefield of dust and blood, but on the battlefield of world opinion.
- Timothy Garton Ash
(Keywords: History, Technology, War, Blood, Information, Media, Military, Opinion, World)
In my column series "The Main Thing," I often talk about how Internet technology can improve the way people communicate - both within a business and between a business and its customers and partners.
- Jim Barksdale
(Keywords: Business, Technology, People, Internet, Talk)
The U.S. government knew that China wanted to acquire sensitive U.S. technology, and instead of implementing a policy to prevent them from acquiring the information, the government all but gave them an invitation to take our equipment and designs.
- Charles Foster Bass
(Keywords: Government, Technology, Policy, Information)
I forced myself to think what is the new concept and it became clear to me that it was risk, not only in technology and ecology, but in life and employment, too.
- Ulrich Beck
(Keywords: Life, Technology, Ecology, Risk)
Technology, like art, is a soaring exercise of the human imagination.
- Daniel Bell
(Keywords: Imagination, Art, Technology, Exercise)
As children, many of us were taught never to talk to strangers. As parents and grandparents, our message must change with technology to include strangers on the Internet.
- Judy Biggert
(Keywords: Change, Technology, Children, Grandparents, Internet, Strangers, Talk)
Taxpayers deserve a government that harnesses technology to better serve the people.
- Matt Blunt
(Keywords: Government, Technology, People)
In spite of advances in technology and changes in the economy, state government still operates on an obsolete 1970s model. We have a typewriter government in an Internet age.
- Matt Blunt
(Keywords: Age, Government, Technology, Economy, Internet, State)
Advances in technology will continue to reach far into every sector of our economy. Future job and economic growth in industry, defense, transportation, agriculture, health care, and life sciences is directly related to scientific advancement.
- Christopher Bond
(Keywords: Health, Life, Technology, Growth, Agriculture, Care, Defense, Economy, Future, Job, Will)
We have the greatest hospitals, doctors, and medical technology in the world - we need to make them accessible to every American.
- Barbara Boxer
(Keywords: Medical, Technology, American, Doctors, Hospitals, World)
Take, therefore, what modern technology is capable of: the power of our moral sense allied to the power of communications and our ability to organize internationally.That, in my view, gives us the first opportunity as a community to fundamentally change the world.
- Gordon Brown
(Keywords: Change, Power, Technology, Opportunity, Ability, Community, First, Sense, World)
I was always fascinated by engineering. Maybe it was an attempt maybe to get my father's respect or interest, or maybe it was just a genetic love of technology, but I was always trying to build things.
- James Cameron
(Keywords: Love, Technology, Father, Engineering, Interest, Respect, Trying)
The growth of technology is such that it is not possible today for a nuclear physicist to switch into medical physics without training. The field is now much more technical. More training is needed to do the job.
- John Cameron
(Keywords: Medical, Technology, Growth, Job, Now, Physics, Today, Training)
I also rise today in strong support of forward movement on the implementation of health information technology, which has the potential to save the United States billions of dollars in health care costs each year.
- Russ Carnahan
(Keywords: Health, Technology, Care, Information, Potential, states, Support, Today, United)
I have taught history on the high school and college levels, and am or have been a lecturer at the Smithsonian, The National Institutes of Health, and numerous colleges and universities, mostly on science fiction and technology subjects.
- Jack L. Chalker
(Keywords: History, Science, Technology, Health, College, Fiction, School)
Second, we're spending a huge amount of money on technology so that everyone can check out laptops and portable phones. We're spending more money to write our existing information into databases or onto CD-ROM.
- Jay Chiat
(Keywords: Money, Technology, Information)
If I was designing a web site for elementary school children, I might have a much higher percentage of older computers with outdated browsers since keeping up with browser and hardware technology has not traditionally been a strong point of most elementary schools.
- Mike Davidson
(Keywords: Computers, Technology, Children, Hardware, School, Schools)
Our business is about technology, yes. But it's also about operations and customer relationships.
- Michael Dell
(Keywords: Business, Technology, Customer, Relationships)
Film is a very young art that is still evolving. Soon, we shall reach a balance between content and technology.
- Catherine Deneuve
(Keywords: Art, Technology, Balance, Content, Film)
People are looking to have more meaning in their lives. It is a sign the technology community is coming of age.
- John Doerr
(Keywords: Age, Technology, People, Community, Meaning)
Developments in medical technology have long been confined to procedural or pharmaceutical advances, while neglecting a most basic and essential component of medicine: patient information management.
- John Doolittle
(Keywords: Medical, Technology, Management, Information)
But while doing that I'd been following a variety of fields in science and technology, including the work in molecular biology, genetic engineering, and so forth.
- K. Eric Drexler
(Keywords: Science, Work, Technology, Engineering, Variety)
I've been thinking about the distorted view of science that prevails in our culture. I've been wondering about this, because our civilization is completely dependent on science and high technology, yet most of us are alienated from science.
- Ann Druyan
(Keywords: Science, Technology, Civilization, Culture, Thinking)
Technology is a gift of God. After the gift of life it is perhaps the greatest of God's gifts. It is the mother of civilizations, of arts and of sciences.
- Freeman Dyson
(Keywords: Life, Technology, Mother, God, Gifts)
I know what I don't know. To this day, I don't know technology, and I don't know finance or accounting.
- Bernie Ebbers
(Keywords: Finance, Technology, Day)
We are in an electronic technology age now and it's about time we put away the old stuff.
- Monica Edwards
(Keywords: Age, Technology, Time, Now, Old)
Society will decide after the technology is created what we will and won't accept.
- Jesse Eisenberg
(Keywords: Society, Technology, Will)
Roman civilization had achieved, within the bounds of its technology, relatively as great a mastery of time and space as we have achieved today.
- Arthur Erickson
(Keywords: Time, Technology, Civilization, Space, Today)
We are the number one economy in the world, and we ought to continue to pursue those kinds of policies that ensure that we maintain that position, like innovation and like technology and like education and like just research and development and discovery.
- Donald Evans
(Keywords: Education, Technology, Development, Discovery, Economy, Innovation, Research, World)
Electronic music used pure sounds, completely calibrated. You had to think digitally, as it were, in a way that allowed you to extend serial ideas into other parameters through technology.
- Luc Ferrari
(Keywords: Music, Technology, Ideas)
For a successful technology, reality must take precedence over public relations, for Nature cannot be fooled.
- Richard P. Feynman
(Keywords: Nature, Technology, Successful, Public, Reality)
Most of the debate over the cultures of death and life is about process. The debate focuses on the technology available to determine how we prolong life and how and when we end it.
- Suzanne Fields
(Keywords: Death, Life, Technology, Debate, End)
Technology... the knack of so arranging the world that we don't have to experience it.
- Max Frisch
(Keywords: Experience, Technology, World)
Technology is the knack of so arranging the world that we don't have to experience it.
- Max Frisch
(Keywords: Experience, Technology, World)
America has the best doctors, the best nurses, the best hospitals, the best medical technology, the best medical breakthrough medicines in the world. There is absolutely no reason we should not have in this country the best health care in the world.
- Bill Frist
(Keywords: Health, Medical, Technology, America, Care, Country, Doctors, Hospitals, Nurses, Reason, World)
Information technology and business are becoming inextricably interwoven. I don't think anybody can talk meaningfully about one without the talking about the other.
- Bill Gates
(Keywords: Business, Technology, Information, Talk, Talking)
The first rule of any technology used in a business is that automation applied to an efficient operation will magnify the efficiency. The second is that automation applied to an inefficient operation will magnify the inefficiency.
- Bill Gates
(Keywords: Business, Technology, Efficiency, First, Inefficiency, Will)
The most important thing we can do is inspire young minds and to advance the kind of science, math and technology education that will help youngsters take us to the next phase of space travel.
- John Glenn
(Keywords: Education, Technology, Travel, Science, Help, Space, Will)
Technology has not only changed the way people are able to view movies, it has changed the way our industry produces and advertises movies.
- Dan Glickman
(Keywords: Movies, Technology, People)
Educators are still spending way too much time trying to control what kids learn, bending the content to their own purposes, hoping beyond hope to change - by using technology - but not change too much.
- Daniel Greenberg
(Keywords: Change, Technology, Time, Control, Hope, Content, Kids, Trying)
If science fiction is the mythology of modern technology, then its myth is tragic.
- Ursula K. Le Guin
(Keywords: Science, Technology, Fiction, Myth, Mythology)
In hard-core science fiction in which characters are responding to a change in environment, caused by nature or the universe or technology, what readers want to see is how people cope, and so the character are present to cope, or fail to cope.
- James Gunn
(Keywords: Change, Nature, Science, Technology, People, Character, Environment, Fiction, Present, Universe, Want)
Instead of the international police action we had hoped for during the war in Kosovo, there are wars again - conducted with state-of-the-art technology, but still in the old style.
- Jurgen Habermas
(Keywords: War, Technology, Action, Old, Police, State, Style)
We need a number of solutions - we need more efficiency and conservation. Efficiency is a big one. I think car companies need to do a lot better in producing more efficient cars. They have the technology, we just need to demand them as consumers.
- Daryl Hannah
(Keywords: Car, Technology, Conservation, Efficiency)