Technology quotes

It is definitely true that the fundamental enabling technology for electric cars is lithium-ion as a cell chemistry technology. In the absence of that, I don’t think it’s possible to make an electric car that is competitive with a gasoline car.
Elon Musk

We live in a society exquisitely dependent on science and technology, in which hardly anyone knows anything about science and technology.
Carl Sagan

Even with all our technology and the inventions that make modern life so much easier than it once was, it takes just one big natural disaster to wipe all that away and remind us that, here on Earth, we’re still at the mercy of nature.
Neil deGrasse Tyson

Technology is nothing. What’s important is that you have a faith in people, that they’re basically good and smart, and if you give them tools, they’ll do wonderful things with them.
Steve Jobs

Turn off your email; turn off your phone; disconnect from the Internet; figure out a way to set limits so you can concentrate when you need to, and disengage when you need to. Technology is a good servant but a bad master.
– Gretchen Rubin

Men have become the tools of their tools.
Henry David Thoreau

Success in creating AI would be the biggest event in human history. Unfortunately, it might also be the last, unless we learn how to avoid the risks.
Stephen Hawking

We’ve arranged a civilization in which most crucial elements profoundly depend on science and technology.
Carl Sagan

Healthcare is becoming part of information technology.
– Bill Maris

In virtual reality, we’re placing the viewer inside a moment or a story… made possible by sound and visual technology that’s actually tricking the brain into believing it’s somewhere else.
– Chris Milk

We must not be afraid to push boundaries; instead, we should leverage our science and our technology, together with our creativity and our curiosity, to solve the world’s problems.
– Jason Silva

Good, bad or indifferent, if you are not investing in new technology, you are going to be left behind.
– Philip Green

Technology can be our best friend, and technology can also be the biggest party pooper of our lives. It interrupts our own story, interrupts our ability to have a thought or a daydream, to imagine something wonderful, because we’re too busy bridging the walk from the cafeteria back to the office on the cell phone.
– Steven Spielberg

Technology has forever changed the world we live in. We’re online, in one way or another, all day long. Our phones and computers have become reflections of our personalities, our interests, and our identities. They hold much that is important to us.
– James Comey

Globalization, as defined by rich people like us, is a very nice thing… you are talking about the Internet, you are talking about cell phones, you are talking about computers. This doesn’t affect two-thirds of the people of the world.
Jimmy Carter

Information technology and the Internet are rapidly transforming almost every aspect of our lives – some for better, some for worse.
– John Landgraf

To master a new technology, you have to play with it.
– Jordan Peterson

The new information technology… Internet and e-mail… have practically eliminated the physical costs of communications.
Peter Drucker

Every time there’s a new tool, whether it’s Internet or cell phones or anything else, all these things can be used for good or evil. Technology is neutral; it depends on how it’s used.
– Rick Smolan

Sharing is good, and with digital technology, sharing is easy.
– Richard Stallman

The science of today is the technology of tomorrow.
– Edward Teller

New technology is not good or evil in and of itself. It’s all about how people choose to use it.
– David Wong

Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is the most important.
Bill Gates

Getting information off the Internet is like taking a drink from a fire hydrant.
– Mitchell Kapor

Capitalist production, therefore, develops technology, and the combining together of various processes into a social whole, only by sapping the original sources of all wealth – the soil and the labourer.
Karl Marx

I think technology really increased human ability. But technology cannot produce compassion.
Dalai Lama

An asteroid or a supervolcano could certainly destroy us, but we also face risks the dinosaurs never saw: An engineered virus, nuclear war, inadvertent creation of a micro black hole, or some as-yet-unknown technology could spell the end of us.
Elon Musk

Rural technology is moving from kind of the back office to where everything, every company – sales, marketing, customer acquisition, new product development, media – all industries are becoming technology industries. And it’s not information technology: it’s business technology.
– Michael Dell

In the industrial revolution Britain led the world in advances that enabled mass production: trade exchanges, transportation, factory technology and new skills needed for the new industrialised world.
– Lucy Powell

Biology is the most powerful technology ever created. DNA is software, protein are hardware, cells are factories.
– Arvind Gupta

Technology is a useful servant but a dangerous master.
– Christian Lous Lange

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

The only constant in the technology industry is change.
– Marc Benioff

We will always have STEM with us. Some things will drop out of the public eye and will go away, but there will always be science, engineering, and technology. And there will always, always be mathematics.
– Katherine Johnson

Everybody gets so much information all day long that they lose their common sense.
– Gertrude Stein