Mobile Phones Quotes

Quotes tagged as "mobile-phones" Showing 1-20 of 20
Robert Mugabe
“We are living in a generation where people ‘in love’ are free to touch each other’s private parts but are not allowed to touch each other’s phones because they are private.”
Robert Mugabe

Munia Khan
“A smartphone is an addictive device which traps a soul into a lifeless planet full of lives”
Munia Khan

Nitya Prakash
“Anybody have plans to stare at their phone somewhere exciting this weekend?”
Nitya Prakash

“I thought the invention of mobile phone was to save our time & money, be we are doing exactly the opposite.”
Srinivas Shenoy

Alex Morritt
“There is already enough chattering nonsense on the ground. Do we really need aviaries in pressurised tin cans at 30,000 feet as well ?”
Alex Morritt, Impromptu Scribe

Mohsin Hamid
“Once as Nadia sat on the steps of a building reading the news on her phone across the street from a detachment of troops and a tank, she thought she saw online a photograph of herself sitting on the steps of a building reading the news on her phone across the street from a detachment of troops and a tank, and she was startled and wondered how this could be. How she could both read this news and be this news. And how the newspaper could have published this instantaneously, and she looked about for a photographer, and she had the bizarre feeling of time bending all around her, as though she were from the past reading about the future, or from the future reading about the past.”
Mohsin Hamid, Exit West

Steven Magee
“Computers and mobile devices are becoming known for their inherent insecurities and the ability to damage the long term health of the users.”
Steven Magee

Munia Khan
“Smartphone is definitely smarter than us to be able to keep us addicted to it.”
Munia Khan

Adam Nevill
“Mobile phones ... they're not for communicating, they're for broadcasting. Broadcasting The Show Of Me.”
Adam Nevill, Last Days

“An entire planet pretending to be uncomfortable with the humanitarian crisis while engrossed in distractions on their mobile screens. Humanity ignoring their inevitable existential crisis.”
Gayendra Abeywardane, Crocodile Chamber

Mohsin Hamid
“In their phones were antennas, and these antennas sniffed out an invisible world, as if by magic, a world that was all around them, and also nowhere, transporting them to places distant and near, and to places that had never been and would never be.”
Mohsin Hamid, Exit West

“...a fissure appeared. Splinters of plastic broke away around it, and the fissure widened, radiating further fractures.

When the first leg broke out, Simon tried to shriek.”
L. Ashley Straker, Infected Connection

“Every scrape, site, range and page; every game, download, hack, song, movie and virrie on the Web. Everything on your phone. Everything on your 'puta. Even the content directories of your cupboards. Almost every system has been brute-forced; passwords cracked, firewalls breached. Nothing has been left untouched.”
L. Ashley Straker, Connected Infection

Benjamin H. Bratton
“The Stack terraforms the host planet by drinking and vomiting its elemental juices and spitting up mobile phones.”
Benjamin H Bratton, The Stack: On Software and Sovereignty

Karen L. Yacobucci
“Wireless coverage can even be found on the summit of Mount Everest, the highest-elevated and arguably one of the most hostile surfaces on the planet. Wherever there is a wireless connection, you will inevitably find someone using a mobile device.”
Karen L. Yacobucci, Video Marketing for Libraries: A Practical Guide for Librarians

“Keep pushing that button on your screen; cellphone cameramen.
Coz photography just ain’t the thing for you.”
Adrian Leslie Lobo

Graham Moore
“Edison and a few others had been working on improvements to Alexander Bell’s initial “telephone” device. Tesla was attempting to make the devices work without the aid of any wires at all. One didn’t have to be much of a scientist to know that this was absurd. Even if by some miracle Tesla managed to make them function, who in the world would have any use for them?”
Graham Moore, The Last Days of Night

“When your technology is so out of date the Romans are ahead of you, it might be time for you to get a new phone. ~Either Side of Midnight~”
Benjamin Stevenson

Frank Sonnenberg
“A proper table setting provides no place for a cell phone.”
Frank Sonnenberg, Listen to Your Conscience: That's Why You Have One