Overload Quotes

Quotes tagged as "overload" (showing 1-11 of 11)
Criss Jami
“In the age of technology there is constant access to vast amounts of information. The basket overflows; people get overwhelmed; the eye of the storm is not so much what goes on in the world, it is the confusion of how to think, feel, digest, and react to what goes on.”
Criss Jami, Venus in Arms

J. Maarten Troost
“It was as if the sensory overload that is American life had somehow led to sensory deprivation, a gilded weariness, where everything is permitted and nothing appreciated.”
J. Maarten Troost

John Brunner
“It's not because my mind is made up that I don't want you to confuse me with any more facts. It's because my mind isn't made up. I already have more facts than I can cope with. So SHUT UP, do you hear me? SHUT UP!”
John Brunner, The Shockwave Rider

Israelmore Ayivor
“Stop over-loading yourself with numberless tasks. Give time to yourself for rest and positive deliberations. You can’t think better and plan better when you are under stress!”
Israelmore Ayivor, Daily Drive 365

“A modern man registers a hundred times more sensory impressions than an eighteenth-century artist”
Fernand Léger

Steven Magee
“When I was commissioning a brand new solar photovoltaic utility site, I came across metal tubes installed into the fuseholders that were marked up as 100 amp fuses on the diagram. Needless to say, it had already gone on fire.”
Steven Magee

“When overloaded sorting through thoughts is like being lost in a forest.”
TinaJ. Richardson

“Everyday we are innudated with exciting string of events on social media and news, even suffer sensory overload at times. Keep it simple; embrace one thing at a time”
Val Uchendu

Rafael Sabatini
“You behold him at the age of four-and-twenty stuffed with learning enough to produce an intellectual indigestion in an ordinary mind.”
Rafael Sabatini, Scaramouche

Dexter Palmer
“The constant clamor of the booths and barkers served as an exhausting reminder that he had to choose a fate, and that no matter which fate he chose he could be certain that it would not be the best, that in other timelines rendered inaccessible with each spent coin, other versions of himself would be having more fun, or winning golden ribbons, or becoming taller. The thought was unbearable.”
Dexter Palmer, The Dream of Perpetual Motion