Computers may out-think us one day, but as long as people got feelings we'll be better than they are.
Supercomputers will achieve one human brain capacity by 2010, and personal computers will do so by about 2020.
One of the most feared expressions in modern times is "The computer is down."
Never trust a computer you can't throw out a window.
I had a TV set and a typewriter and that made me think a computer should be laid out like a typewriter with a video screen.
The rise of Google, the rise of Facebook, the rise of Apple, I think are proof that there is a place for computer science as something that solves problems that people face every day.
Computers are like Old Testament gods; lots of rules and no mercy.
Before you marry a person you should make them use a computer with slow internet, to see who they really are.
Programming today is a race between software engineers striving to build bigger and better idiot-proof programs, and the universe trying to build bigger and better idiots. So far, the universe is winning.
Microsoft has had clear competitors in the past. It's a good thing we have museums to document that.
Bill Gates - am 1. Oktober 2004 (Rede im Museum für Computergeschichte)
My working life happened to have been EXACTLY 'the magic years' when computers went from nowhere to somewhere.
Ken Williams (Husband of Roberta Williams) - 07/2003