Quotations Topic: Invention and Inventor (28 Quotations)
The guns and bombs, the rockets and the warships, all are symbols of human failure.
Lyndon B. Johnson
The march of invention has clothed mankind with powers of which a century ago the boldest imagination could not have dreamt.
The real use of gunpowder is to make all men tall.
The right of an inventor to his invention is no monopoly; in any other sense than a man's house is a monopoly.
This is the patent age of new inventions for killing bodies, and for saving souls. All propagated with the best intentions.
Today every invention is received with a cry of triumph which soon turns into a cry of fear.
We can invent only with memory.
We owe to the Middle Ages the two worst inventions of humanity -- gunpowder and romantic love.
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