Search my Quotes DataBase - Enter one or two keywords and/or an author last name.

Hint: keep it simple, like life twain




Facebook share   Tweet This   Email this

Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes: Daily Inspirational Quotes and Sayings
Home  |  Inspiration  |  Quotes to Live By  |  Deep Quotes  |  Relationships  |  About
Topics:   A-   B-   Ca-   Co-   D-   E-   F-   G-   H-    I-    J-K-L   M-   N-O   Pa-   Pr-   Q-R   Sa-   Sk-   T-   U-V-W-X-Y-Z

Computing Quotes

I hope you find value in these encouraging quotes about Computing.

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

Related topics: Computers

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

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

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

 

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

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

Please sign up for my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email using the form below.
Thank You,
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.

Your E-Mail Address:
Your Name:

To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.

Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.

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

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

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

Do not compute the totality of your poultry population
until all the manifestations of incubation have been entirely completed.
- William Jennings Bryan

In order to figure out how to make atoms compute,
you have to learn how to speak their language and to
understand how they process information under normal circumstances.
- Seth Lloyd

It becomes a giant's task to compute the result when
the effect of cross seas,
wind at all angles and ever varying force,
arched surfaces, head resistance, ratio of weight to area,
and the intelligence of the guiding power crop up.
- Lawrence Hargrave

Things slow down, the ball seems a lot bigger and you
feel like you have more time.
Everything computes - you have options,
but you always take the right one.
- John McEnroe

The question of whether a computer can think is no
more interesting than the question of whether a submarine can swim.
- Edsger Dijkstra

If GM had kept up with technology like the computer industry has,
we would all be driving $25 cars that got 1000 MPG.
- Bill Gates

I should prefer to have a politician who regularly
went to a massage parlour than one who promised a laptop
computer for every teacher.
- A. N. Wilson

A computer once beat me at chess, but it was no match for me at kick boxing.
- Emo Philips

Anyone who has lost track of time when using a computer
knows the propensity to dream,
the urge to make dreams come true and the tendency to miss lunch.
- Tim Berners-Lee

Part of the inhumanity of the computer is that,
once it is competently programmed and working smoothly,
it is completely honest.
- Isaac Asimov

Personally, I rather look forward to a computer program
winning the world chess championship.
Humanity needs a lesson in humility.
- Richard Dawkins

I got up with my wife, I sat down at the computer when she went to work,
and I didn't stop until she got home.
- George Stephen

A wonderful thing about a book, in contrast to a computer screen,
is that you can take it to bed with you.
- Daniel J. Boorstin

The basis of computer work is predicated on the idea
that only the brain makes decisions and only the index finger does the work.
- Brian Eno

I'm too old-fashioned to use a computer.
I'm too old-fashioned to use a quill.
- Christopher Plummer

The computer is a moron.
- Peter Drucker

Getting out of the hospital is a lot like resigning from a book club.
You're not out of it until the computer says you're out of it.
- Erma Bombeck

To err is human, but to really foul things up you need a computer.
- Paul R. Ehrlich

Computers may save time but they sure waste a lot of paper.
About 98 percent of everything printed out by a computer
is garbage that no one ever reads.
- Andy Rooney

My computer beat me at checkers, but I sure beat it at kickboxing.
- Emo Philips

To err is human - and to blame it on a computer is even more so.
- Robert Orben

It was a black and white only computer at the time,
but it kept me fascinated.
- Buffy Sainte-Marie

To err is human but to really foul up requires a computer.
- Dan Rather

The protean nature of the computer is such that it
can act like a machine or like a language to be shaped and exploited.
- Alan Kay

All sorts of computer errors are now turning up.
You'd be surprised to know the number of doctors who
claim they are treating pregnant men.
- Isaac Asimov

Computer science is no more about computers than astronomy is about telescopes.
- Edsger Dijkstra

I wouldn't know how to find eBay on the computer if my life depended on it.
- Marc Jacobs

There is no reason for any individual to have a computer in his home.
- Ken Olsen

If your computer speaks English, it was probably made in Japan.
- Alan Perlis

Making duplicate copies and computer printouts of things
no one wanted even one of in the first place is giving
America a new sense of purpose.
- Andy Rooney

You couldn't have fed the '50s into a computer and come out with the '60s.
- Paul Kantner

I started on an Apple II, which I had bought at the
very end of 1978 for half of my annual income.
I made $4,500 a year, and I spent half of it on the computer.
- Bill Budge

I am not the only person who uses his computer mainly
for the purpose of diddling with his computer.
- Dave Barry

Bill Gates is the pope of the personal computer industry.
He decides who's going to build.
- Larry Ellison

No one ever said on their deathbed, 'Gee,
I wish I had spent more time alone with my computer'.
- Danielle Berry

The power of the computer is starting to spread.
- Bill Budge

The only legitimate use of a computer is to play games.
- Eugene Jarvis

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

Reading computer manuals without the hardware is as
frustrating as reading manuals without the software.
- Arthur C. Clarke

One of the most feared expressions in modern times
is 'The computer is down.'
- Norman Ralph Augustine

I'm a '70s mom, and my daughter is a '90s mom.
I know a lot of women my age who are real computer freaks.
- Florence Henderson

There's a lot of music that sounds like it's literally computer-generated,
totally divorced from a guy sitting down at an instrument.
- Aimee Mann

A final word: I am not knowledgeable about the internet.
I do not have a computer.
I guess that at 74 years of age, I don't have the patience to learn.
- David Wilkerson

The word user is the word used by the computer professional when they mean idiot.
- Dave Barry

The computer would do anything you programmed it to do.
- Vinton Cerf

My particular aesthetic of light and color and design
wouldn't change as a result of working with computer
graphics rather than with slit scan or miniatures.
- Douglas Trumbull

Technological man can't believe in anything that can't be measured,
taped, or put into a computer.
- Clare Boothe Luce

I have not proved that the universe is,
in fact, a digital computer and that it's capable of
performing universal computation,
but it's plausible that it is.
- Seth Lloyd

I actually built a tiny computer as a junior high school project.
- Mitch Kapor

Computer technology is so built into our lives that
it's part of the surround of every artist.
- Steven Levy

I spend my life essentially alone at a computer.
That doesn't change.
I have the same challenges every day.
- Dan Brown

I was very much fascinated with the technology we had
that we could edit in the computer our compositions,
but all the sounds that were available on the market were crap.
- Miroslav Vitous

CGI is done after the film is done.
It's through the computer.
Most of the film is not computer-generated special effects.
Most of it is that creature that is in the room with you.
- Sanaa Lathan

For example, computer defends well, but for humans
its is harder to defend than attack,
particularly with the modern time control.
- Boris Spassky

I don't have a computer - I don't like to get into
it that much 'cause it can screw with your head a little.
- James Marsters

I am a composer, horn player, and computer programmer.
- Robert Patterson

I think that an artist is a bit like a computer.
He receives information from the world around him and
from his past and from his own experiences.
And it all goes into the brain.
- Gerald Scarfe

I have several computer companies.
One of them I have a program for wide-format printing.
I have a beauty program.
So I have several different programs that I own for printing.
- Jerry Mathers


Thank you for visiting: Computing Quotes.

Please sign up on the form below to receive
my Free Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes email.

Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.

Your E-Mail Address:
Your Name:

To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.

Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.

You can also browse my large collection of Inspirational Quotes.

May the world be kind to you,
and may your own thoughts be gentle upon yourself.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Inspirational Quotes






All materials & writings are copyright ©. You may read about our disclaimer, our privacy policy,
our copyright policy, terms of use, participation in affiliate programs, and the list of all our websites.