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Nicholas Negroponte Quotes

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Computing is not about computers any more.
It is about living.
- Nicholas Negroponte

Related topics: Computers

By the year 2000, most Americans will be online one way or another.
- Nicholas Negroponte

Even in the developing parts of the world,
kids take to computers like fish to water.
- Nicholas Negroponte

If you take any world problem, any issue on the planet,
the solution to that problem certainly includes education.
In education, the roadblock is the laptop.
- Nicholas Negroponte

 

This is just the beginning, the beginning of understanding
that cyberspace has no limits,
no boundaries.
- Nicholas Negroponte

We have to make machines understand what they're doing,
or they won't be able to come back and say,
'Why did you do that?'
- Nicholas Negroponte

Steve Wozniak and Steve Jobs founded Apple Inc,
which set the computing world on its ear with the Macintosh in 1984.
- Kevin Mitnick

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In computing, turning the obvious into the useful is
a living definition of the word "frustration".
- Alan Perlis

In the practical world of computing,
it is rather uncommon that a program,
once it performs correctly and satisfactorily,
remains unchanged forever.
- Niklaus Wirth

Back in 1995, Bill Gates himself didn't understand
that the internet was the direction computing was going.
- John Podhoretz

In 20 or 30 years, you'll be able to hold in your hand
as much computing knowledge as exists now in the whole city,
or even the whole world.
- Douglas Engelbart

There are no projects per se in the Computing Sciences Research Center.
- Ken Thompson

The computing field is always in need of new cliches.
- Alan Perlis

I have discovered that there are two types of command
interfaces in the world of computing:
good interfaces and user interfaces.
- Daniel J. Bernstein

While I admire the insights of many of the people in the world of computing,
I get this cold feeling that I speak a different language.
- Clifford Stoll

I think computing power is ready to do 3D justice.
It was great for shooters and racing games in the past,
but I didn't think it was right for strategy games.
- Sid Meier

The utility model of computing - computing resources
delivered over the network in much the same way that
electricity or telephone service reaches our homes and offices today -
makes more sense than ever.
- Scott McNealy

The great advance of personal computers was not the
computing power per se but the fact that it brought it right to your face,
that you had control over it, that were confronted
with it and could steer it.
- Kevin Kelly

Have the courage to follow your heart and intuition -
they somehow already know what you truly want to become.
- Steve Jobs

Don't be trapped by dogma -
which is living with the results of other people's thinking.
Don't let the noise of other's opinions
drown out your own inner voice.
- Steve Jobs

Be a yardstick of quality.
Some people aren't used to an environment
where excellence is expected.
- Steve Jobs

Steve Jobs' Three Rules of Life ...
1. Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life.
2. Don't be trapped by dogma -
which is living with the results of other people's thinking.
Don't let the noise of other's opinions drown out your own inner voice.
3. Have the courage to follow your heart and intuition -
they somehow already know what you truly want to become.
- Steve Jobs

A day without sunshine is like, you know, night.
- Steve Martin

Your time is limited,
so don't waste it living someone else's life.
- Steve Jobs

Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life.
Don't be trapped by dogma -
which is living with the results of other people's thinking.
Don't let the noise of others' opinions
drown out your own inner voice.
And most important, have the courage
to follow your heart and intuition.
They somehow already know what you truly want to become.
Everything else is secondary.
- Steve Jobs

I did stand-up.
I loved George Carlin and Steve Martin.
- Steve Buscemi

Design is not just what it looks like and feels like.
Design is how it works.
- Steve Jobs

You know what, Steve Jobs is real nice to me.
He lets me be an employee and that's one of the biggest honors of my life.
- Steve Wozniak

Steve is very quiet, even shy.
I am very gregarious.
So, opposites.
- Jayne Meadows

Steve has the most unbelievable range for a man that I've ever heard.
- Eydie Gorme

Steve McQueen was from a time when you didn't know
every little dirty thing about our public figures.
He and James Dean were very mysterious,
archetypal American heroes.
- Sheryl Crow

You can't operate a company by fear,
because the way to eliminate fear is to avoid criticism.
And the way to avoid criticism is to do nothing.
- Steve Ross

You know what your problem is, it's that you haven't seen enough movies -
all of life's riddles are answered in the movies.
- Steve Martin

The world now knows that Steve Perry is welcome to
come and sing with us anytime he wants.
- Neil Schon

Larry Brown thought Steve Francis was a Larry Brown type of player.
- Isiah Thomas

I believe that sex is one of the most beautiful,
natural, wholesome things that money can buy.
- Steve Martin

What we've gone through in the last several years has
caused some people to question 'Can we trust Microsoft?'
- Steve Ballmer

Steve Martin is such an exquisite and precise writer.
Everything is so clear; it's like a bell.
He says what he means and says it so beautifully.
- Jason Schwartzman

I did the Ed Sullivan show four times.
I did the Steve Allen show.
I did the Jackie Gleason show.
- Elvis Presley

Never trust a computer you can't throw out a window.
- Steve Wozniak

The Steve Allen Sunday night show had the right to
two options after my first performance.
- Shelley Berman

Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.
- Steve Jobs

Don Knotts was a really big influence,
especially on the Steve Allen show.
I mean, look at the guy, his entire life is in his face.
- Tim Conway

I met Steve McQueen once.
Well, met isn't really the right word.
- Griffin Dunne

We are not equally talented.
Steve is enormously talented.
- Jayne Meadows

We don't have a monopoly.
We have market share.
There's a difference.
- Steve Ballmer

I've also been busy doing stuff for Steve Jackson Games.
- Phil Foglio

I have enormous respect for Steve Johnson,
and as I've told him, Feed was one of the inspirations for Salon.
They were up there before we were.
And also for Joey and the Suck people.
- David Talbot

When I was a bit older I had all of the George Carlin records,
all of the Steve Martin records, all of the Cheech
and Chong records and all of the Richard Pryor records.
- Marc Maron

Sometimes when things get kind of frantic,
it helps to call my husband Steve, because I think
he's got a real good sense of where everything's gonna be in a few years.
- Christa McAuliffe

Accessible design is good design.
- Steve Ballmer

I grew up with all kinds ofmusic, but my heart was
particularly drawn to Country Music because of the guitar playing,
the lyrics and of artists like Steve Warner and Vince Gill.
- Bryan White

I think people like Steve Vai are so boring.
- Adam Jones

A man should be rugged like Steve McQueen;
the way he stands,
like he's ready for something.
Or he should be a man of the world like Dean Martin.
- Maureen McCormick

I want to put a ding in the universe.
- Steve Jobs

I went to college with James Coburn and Steve McQueen was a very good friend.
- Robert Vaughn

Steve and I saw eye to eye on the story and I got the part,
but I think in the beginning it was due to my brother's instigation.
So I owe him for that.
- Beau Bridges

Well, don't tell Steve Niles but I just don't think horror works in comics.
- Robert Kirkman

Part of Steve's job was to drum into us how important
what we were doing actually would be to the world.
- Andy Hertzfeld

Sometimes when you innovate, you make mistakes.
It is best to admit them quickly, and get on with improving your other innovations.
- Steve Jobs

My goal wasn't to make a ton of money.
It was to build good computers.
- Steve Wozniak

Steve produced Girls Grow Up Faster Than Boys and one more.
Then he and I wrote a few songs together and became good friends.
He was a talented producer.
- Jimmy Griffin

In 83 I thought we were going to go all the way.
We had Roy Smalley, and Steve King, and good players.
- Bert Campaneris

I don't have Steve.
There is no having the Steve.
- Cynthia Nixon

Yet there are some people - Steve Allen would dissect comedy forever;
he's a really funny guy,
but he would love talking about comedy.
I'm doing it right now and you all seem bored.
- Bob Saget

It is wonderful...
Steve and Dan took professional football to a whole
different level with the way they played the game.
The fact that Steve is going in with Dan is very special.
- Frank Gifford

My harmony is passable but is usually made more eloquent
at the hands of Steve Hamilton.
- Bill Bruford

Then I did The Tao of Steve and that was at Sundance
in 2000 where it did really well.
- Donal Logue

A lot of people thought Steve Jobs was a CEO of Apple
but he never was until he came back to Apple in 1997.
- Andy Hertzfeld

I'm exhausted trying to stay healthy.
- Steve Yzerman

I like Steve Gadd, everything he did with Steely Dan.
There's so many.
I like everything.
- Travis Barker


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