Quotes of Automaton

“ The other one I did was "I, Robot." I take apart Isaac Asimov's Robots world. ”

- Cory Doctorow

“ The danger of the past was that men became slaves. The danger of the future is that men may become robots. True enough, robots do not rebel. But given man's nature, robots cannot live and remain sane, they become "Golems," they will destroy their world and themselves because they cannot stand any longer the boredom of a meaningless life. ”

- Erich Fromm

“ A robot may not injure humanity, or, through inaction, allow humanity to come to harm. ”

- Isaac Asimov

“ When I was younger, I was a robot. Wind her up and she plays tennis. ”

- Chris Evert

“ Then during the mission itself, I used the space shuttle's robot arm to release a satellite into orbit. ”

- Sally Ride

“ If you don't want a man unhappy politically, don't give him two sides to a question to worry him; give him one. Better yet, give him none. ”

- Ray Bradbury

“ You just can't differentiate between a robot and the very best of humans. ”

- Isaac Asimov

“ The world of the future will be an even more demanding struggle against the limitations of our intelligence, not a comfortable hammock in which we can lie down to be waited upon by our robot slaves. ”

- Norbert Wiener

“ Man lives like a robot: mechanically efficient, but with no awareness. ”

- Osho

“ Everything around the gallery was destroyed. But Antonio's robots right inside the door were fine. It was like Passover. ”

- Unknown

“ You gotta be pretty desperate to make it with a robot. ”

- Homer Simpson

“ Will robots inherit the earth? Yes, but they will be our children. ”

- Marvin Minsky

“ The robot is going to lose. Not by much. But when the final score is tallied, flesh and blood is going to beat the damn monster. ”

- Adam Smith

“ My dear Miss Glory, Robots are not people. They are mechanically more perfect than we are, they have an astounding intellectual capacity, but they have no soul. ”

- Karel Capek

“ When we blindly adopt a religion, a political system, a literary dogma, we become automatons. We cease to grow. ”

- Anais Nin
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