The advancement of technology generally evokes a range of emotions in people from all walks of life. Some view technology as a great evil that slowly diminishes our humanity, while others view it as a way to bring the world closer together and to help solve some of our greatest challenges. Regardless of your view, almost everyone has a favorite quote or two about the impact that technology has on our lives. These are my 20 favorites.
1) Technology is anything that wasn’t around when you were born. – Alan Kay (Computer Scientist)
2) Any sufficiently advanced technology is equivalent to magic. – Arthur C. Clarke (Author)
3) All of the biggest technological inventions created by man – the airplane, the automobile, the computer – says little about his intelligence, but speaks volumes about his laziness. – Mark Kennedy (Author)
4) Just because something doesn’t do what you planned it