Once in a while it is a good idea to read what the greatest technologies of the past said about their time as well as the future. This is the running list of the motivational quotes which I have liked so far from various technologies. Please feel free to add yours as well.
One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man. – Elbert Hubbard
The most technologically efficient machine that man has ever invented is the book. – Northrop Frye
Just because something doesn’t do what you planned it to do doesn’t mean it’s useless. – Thomas Edison
We are stuck with technology when what we really want is just stuff that works. – Douglas Adams
Technological progress has merely provided us with more efficient means for going backwards. – Aldous Huxley
Technology made large populations possible; large populations now make technology indispensable. – Joseph Wood Krutch
Ethics change with technology. – Larry Niven
The ultimate promise of technology is to make us master of a world that we command by the push of a button. – Volker Grassmuck
The real danger is not that computers will begin to think like men, but that men will begin to think like computers. – Sydney J. Harris
Please leave a comment with your favorite motivational quote.
Reference: Pinal Dave (http://blog.SQLAuthority.com)