Robots Quotes by Daniel H. Wilson, Hank Green, Pedro Winter, David Hanson, Dan Mangan, Isaac Asimov and many others.
What frustrated us about the song [Robots] was not that it existed – we owe a lot to that song and have had a ton of fun playing it. The problem was that it was a “given“.It was like everyone was waiting for it to happen, and then it better be as crazy as the time they saw it before. Started to feel like dancing monkeys.
Everybody’s out there wrestling like a robot.
So, where are the robots? We’ve been told for 40 years already that they’re coming soon. Very soon they’ll be doing everything for us. They’ll be cooking, cleaning, buying things, shopping, building. But they aren’t here. Meanwhile, we have illegal immigrants doing all the work, but we don’t have any robots.
When I made ‘Real Steel,’ the director actually had the robots in the monitor, so he knew where everything was. So technically, there’s been advancements. But at the end of the day, movies are about story and characters, so all the other stuff is great, but unless you have those two elements, then you’ve got nothing.
i’M nOT thOM yorkE but a. ROBOT.
Ecstatic over the total annihilation of the Earth, Dr. Strangelove “resurrects” himself, miraculously regaining his ability to walk. His mechanical, robot-like body rises out of his wheelchair, crying exultantly: “Sir! I have a plan. Heh.” (He realizes he is standing up.) “Mein Fuehrer, I can walk!”
Many people who have lost out in the last few decades voted for Trump. Trump will have a difficult time turning them into winners. The jobs of these people are not at risk because of Chinese or Mexican workers, but because of robots and computers. And new trade barriers and higher tariffs are not going to change that.
Kids love robots. They’re this fanciful, cool thing.
Robots… I think that is a hot topic.
Japan has one of them crazy robot shortstops.
Do not apologize for crying. Without this emotion, we are only robots.
Be self aware, rather than a repetitious robot
A moderate tax on robots, even a temporary tax that merely slows the adoption of disruptive technology, seems a natural component of a policy to address rising inequality. Revenue could be targeted toward wage insurance, to help people replaced by new technology make the transition to a different career.
People see me on the court only as a superhero, grunting and winning. They think you’re a robot, and I’m not.
Since we are not robots, we can’t always perform well.
I believe that robots should only have faces if they truly need them
The fact that the U.S. government spends millions of dollars to send murderous robot planes into other people’s land to murder them, into other countries, that’s a problem. That’s what people should be concerned about. The fact that other people don’t understand me is not a problem. I keep things in perspective.
At the end of the day, tech workers are not robots: they feel, they think, they have values.
When we come on stage as robots, it’s really powerful.
So “Grand Theft Auto,” for those who don’t know, is the video game series where players pretend to drive cars around these virtual cities, getting points for winning street races and killing people and generally creating mayhem. So, of course, we should make the robots practice driving in a violent, lawless dystopia.
I just want the future to happen faster. I can’t imagine the future without robots.
The army is made of the people ; it cannot be made of robots.
The next time you pick up a camera think of it not as an inflexible and automated robot, but as a flexible instrument which you must understand to properly use. An electronic and optical miracle creates nothing on its own! Whatever beauty and excitement it can represent exist in your mind and spirit to begin with.
Most great art is freedom within form. Without form, we are amateurs, without freedom, we are robots.
People tend to think astronauts have the courage of a superhero – or maybe the emotional range of a robot. But in order to stay calm in a high-stress, high-stakes situation, all you really need is knowledge. Sure, you might still feel a little nervous or stressed or hyper-alert. But what you won’t feel is terrified.
The real trouble with the doctor image in America is that it has been grayed by the image of the doctor-as-businessman, the doctor-as-bureaucrat, the doctor-as-medical-robot, and the doctor-as-terrified-victim-of-malpractice-suits.
How serious can a movie about time-traveling robots be? You want it to be cool and fun.
If robots are to clean our homes, they’ll have to do it better than a person.
Arnold was on the ‘Today’ show today, he was a little light on specifics. He said he could solve California‘s $38 billion budget deficit, without cutting spending or raising taxes because there was a third way. What is it? Let’s just say it involves a robot going back in time to convince Gray Davis to go into dentistry.
Man is a robot with defects.
Anything humans can do in space, robots can do better.
I don’t want robots. I want players who are spontaneous.
We’re not all robots. There are emotions that creep in.
We made the world uninhabitable for ourselves and it can only be inhabited by robots and androids.
The reason Donald Trump was elected was that we automated away four million manufacturing jobs in Michigan, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Wisconsin. If you look at the voter data, it shows that the higher the level of concentration of manufacturing robots in a district, the more that district voted for Trump.
Nobody gets lucky all the time. Nobody can win all the time. Nobody’s a robot. Nobody’s perfect.
On ‘Robot Chicken‘ we parodied a lot of things but it was done out of love.
I didn’t think he was a robot…but I did wonder if his emotions had been designed out of him. Of course, with a guy, how could I tell? Ha ha!