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Man will never be enslaved by machinery if the man tending the machine be paid enough.
Machinery
Karel Capek

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Little other than a red tape Talking-machine, and unhappy Bag of Parliamentary Eloquence.
Politicians and Politics
Thomas Carlyle

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A house is a machine for living in.
Home
Le Corbusier

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Gaiety --a quality of ordinary men. Genius always presupposes some disorder in the machine.
Happiness
Denis Diderot

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Change is inevitable-except from a vending machine.
Change
Robert C. Gallagher

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Animals often strike us as passionate machines.
Animals
Eric Hoffer

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Fear is the sand in the machinery of life.
Fear
Eli Stanley Jones

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Man is a slow, sloppy and brilliant thinker; the machine is fast, accurate and stupid.
Computers
William M. Kelly

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A reading machine, always wound up and going, he mastered whatever was not worth the knowing.
Scholars and Scholarship
James Russell Lowell

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Man is a beautiful machine that works very badly.
Humankind
H. L. Mencken

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We may find in the long run that tinned food is a deadlier weapon than the machine-gun.
Food and Eating
George Orwell

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He bores me. He ought to have stuck to his flying machine. [On Leonardo Da Vinci]
Arts and Artists
Pierre Auguste Renoir

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The human brain must continue to frame the problems for the electronic machine to solve.
Mind
David Sarnoff

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Socialism is a vast machine for churning out piles of goods marked Take it or leave it.
Communism and Socialism
Arthur Seldon

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The real problem is not whether machines think but whether men do.
Thoughts and Thinking
B(urrhus) F(rederic) Skinner

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To call a man an animal is to flatter him; he's a machine, a walking dildo.
Men
Valerie Solanis

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Nothing is less instructive than a machine.
Machinery
Simone Weil

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There is no country in the world where machinery is so lovely as in America.
America
Oscar Wilde

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You can't expect to hit the jackpot if you don't put a few nickels in the machine.
Risk
Flip Wilson

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Research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing.
[ Research ] Wernher Von Braun