Whether we are based on carbon or on silicon makes no fundamental difference; we should each be treated with appropriate respect.
― Arthur C. Clarke, 2010: Odyssey Two
Numbers do not feel. Do not bleed or weep or hope. They do not know bravery or sacrifice. Love or allegiance. At the very apex of callousness you will find only ones and zeroes.
― Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff
Thinking is a human feature. Will AI someday really think? That’s like asking if submarines swim. If you call it swimming then robots will think, yes.
― Noam Chomsky
Nobody phrases it this way, but I think that artificial intelligence is almost a humanities discipline. It’s really an attempt to understand human intelligence and human cognition.
― Sebastian Thrun
How will machines know what we value if we don’t know ourselves?
― John C. Havens