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What a stupendous, what an incomprehensible machine is man! Who can endure toil, famine, stripes, imprisonment and death itself in vindication of his own liberty, and the next moment, inflict on his fellow men a bondage, one hour of which is fraught with more misery than ages of that which he rose in rebellion to oppose. - Thomas Jefferson

Clock: A machine of great moral value to man, allaying his concern for the future by reminding him what a lot of time remains to him. (The Devil's Dictionary) - Ambrose Bierce

The human brain must continue to frame the problems for the electronic machine to solve. - David Sarnoff

The political machine triumphs because it is a united minority acting against a divided majority. - William James 'Will' Durant

Don't you have a machine that puts food into the mouth and pushes it down? - Nikita Khrushchev

The machine unmakes the man. Now that the machine is so perfect, the engineer is nobody. - Ralph Waldo Emerson

Litigation: A machine which you go into as a pig and come out of as a sausage. (The Devil's Dictionary) - Ambrose Bierce

To curb the machine and limit art to handicraft is a denial of opportunity. - Lewis Mumford