Quotations on Printing
15 Quotes Found
Displaying 1 through 15
The first meal was an object lesson of much variety. My father produced several kinds of food, ready to eat, without any cooking, from little tin cans that had printing all over them.
- Mary Antin
(Keywords: Food, Father, Cooking, First, Printing, Variety)
The digital revolution is far more significant than the invention of writing or even of printing.
- Douglas Engelbart
(Keywords: Revolution, Invention, Printing, Writing)
TV is bigger than any story it reports. It's the greatest teaching tool since the printing press.
- Fred W. Friendly
(Keywords: Press, Printing, Teaching)
We're thinking about printing the lyrics with the next record so that people can find their own meaning in them. But then they would start having a life of their own, and I think the Portishead music should stay a whole in which the lyrics come second, actually.
- Beth Gibbons
(Keywords: Life, Music, People, Meaning, Printing, Thinking)
We can put television in its proper light by supposing that Gutenberg's great invention had been directed at printing only comic books.
- Robert M. Hutchins
(Keywords: Books, Invention, Light, Printing, Television)
I've been bragging for over 25 years that my first New York Times bestseller was a book I copied from the U.S. Government Printing Office!
- Matthew Lesko
(Keywords: Government, Bragging, First, Printing, Years)
The printing press was at first mistaken for an engine of immortality by everybody except Shakespeare.
- Marshall McLuhan
(Keywords: First, Immortality, Press, Printing, Shakespeare)
The ideas keep going, you have the material, you cut because there's a limit to the space allowed to you. And the space is limited because of some other constraints that have to do with money or printing or whatever.
- Ted Nelson
(Keywords: Money, Ideas, Printing, Space)
Break up the printing presses and you break up rebellion.
- Dudley Nichols
(Keywords: Printing, Rebellion)
Their educations ended with high school - my father going to work as a clerk and then salesman in a company dealing in printing and stationary, and my mother working as a secretary and then bookkeeper in a firm of wool merchants.
- Martin Lewis Perl
(Keywords: Work, Mother, Father, Company, Printing, School)
Nothing written for pay is worth printing. Only what has been written against the market.
- Ezra Pound
(Keywords: Nothing, Printing, Worth)
We are the children of a technological age. We have found streamlined ways of doing much of our routine work. Printing is no longer the only way of reproducing books. Reading them, however, has not changed.
- Lawrence Clark Powell
(Keywords: Age, Work, Books, Children, Printing, Reading, Routine)
Most of my books have caused distribution and printing problems in the past.
- Peter Sotos
(Keywords: Books, Past, Printing, Problems)
Before printing was discovered, a century was equal to a thousand years.
- Henry David Thoreau
(Keywords: Printing, Years)
I was about 11 when my mother brought me this karaoke machine and I was really into it back then, but about 4 or 5 years ago is when I started printing up my own music, going to the studio and doing my own thing.
- Obie Trice
(Keywords: Music, Mother, Machine, Printing, Years)