"I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living, it's a way of looking at life through the wrong end of a telescope. Which is what I do, and that enables you to laugh at life's realities."
"It is important that musicians have a sense of occasion and danger in recording. Putting down tracks or vocals with endless opportunities to correct and perfect accomplishes the opposite of what I look for in a recording."
Joe Boyd - Producer
"The only way of discovering the limits of the possible is to venture past them into the impossible."
Arthur C. Clark
"Music is the shorthand of emotion."
"Inventions have long since reached their limit, and I see no hope for further developments."
Julius Sextus Frontinus - Roman Engineer in 10 A.D.
"No good opera plot can be sensible, for people do not sing when they are feeling sensible."
"You know a design is good when you want to lick it"
"There is no reason anyone would want a computer in their home."
Ken Olsen - Digital Equipment Corp., 1977
"Everything that can be invented has already been invented."
Charles Duell - Commissioner for the U.S. Patent Office 1899
"If you can hear it, you can have it."