Inspirational Quotes

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I visualize a time when we will be to robots what dogs are to humans, and I'm rooting for the machines.
—Cluade Shannon, The Mathematical Theory of Communication

Let’s start with the three fundamental Rules of Robotics…. We have: one, a robot may not injure a human being, or, through inaction, allow a human being to come to harm. Two, a robot must obey the orders given it by human beings except where such orders would conflict with the First Law. And three, a robot must protect its own existence as long as such protection does not conflict with the First or Second Laws.
—ISAAC ASIMOV, Astounding Science Fiction, Mar. 1942

People, not robots, are the our greatest assets. So, treat them well.

"Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed people can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has."

At bottom, robotics is about us. It is the discipline of emulating our lives, of wondering how we work.
—Rod Grupen, Discover Magazine, June 2008

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