Electricity Quotes

[wpsm_quote author=”Alfred Smee” float=”none” width=”100%”]Electricity is but yet a new agent for the arts and manufactures, and, doubtless, generations unborn will regard with interest this century, in which it has been first applied to the wants of mankind.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ambrose Bierce” float=”none” width=”100%”]Electricity is the power that causes all natural phenomena not known to be caused by something else[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Arthur Conan Doyle” float=”none” width=”100%”]I am somewhat exhausted; I wonder how a battery feels when it pours electricity into a non-conductor?[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Benjamin Franklin” float=”none” width=”100%”]In going on with these experiments, how many pretty systems do we build, which we soon find ourselves obliged to destroy! If there is no other use discovered of electricity, this, however, is something considerable, that it may help to make a vain man humble.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Benjamin Franklin” float=”none” width=”100%”]The electrical matter consists of particles extremely subtile, since it can permeate common matter, even the densest metals, with such ease and freedom as not to receive any perceptible resistance.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Bill Bryson” float=”none” width=”100%”]Energy is liberated matter, matter is energy waiting to happen.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Bill Gates” float=”none” width=”100%”]People always fear change. People feared electricity when it was invented, didn’t they?[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Billy Graham” float=”none” width=”100%”]Science takes a Niagara River with its violent turbulence and transforms it into electrical energy to illuminate a million homes and to turn the productive wheels of industry. [God] does in the spiritual realm what science does in the physical realm.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Charles Proteus Steinmetz” float=”none” width=”100%”]Electricity is doing for the distribution of energy what the railroads have done for the distribution of materials.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Christopher Flavin” float=”none” width=”100%”]The real potential of electricity lies not in providing social amenities but in stimulating long-term economic development[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Dave Barry” float=”none” width=”100%”]Electricity is actually made up of extremely tiny particles called electrons, that you cannot see with the naked eye unless you have been drinking.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Dave Barry” float=”none” width=”100%”]We believe that electricity exists, because the electric company keeps sending us bills for it, but we cannot figure out how it travels inside wires.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Dennis Miller” float=”none” width=”100%”]Why is electricity so expensive these days? Why does it cost so much for something I can make with a balloon and my hair?[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Dominic Monaghan” float=”none” width=”100%”]We’re electrical items and when we die the electricity goes somewhere else. When we die our energy goes into the galaxy.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Egon Friedell” float=”none” width=”100%”]Electricity and magnetism are those forces of nature by which people who know nothing about electricity and magnetism can explain everything.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Erik Brynjolfsson” float=”none” width=”100%”]Electricity is an example of a general purpose technology, like the steam engine before it. General purpose technologies drive most economic growth, because they unleash cascades of complementary innovations, like lightbulbs and, yes, factory redesign.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ernest Moniz” float=”none” width=”100%”]Electricity generation emits more carbon dioxide in the United States than does transportation or industry, and nuclear power is the largest source of carbon-free electricity in the country.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Franklin Delano Roosevelt” float=”none” width=”100%”]Electricity is no longer a luxury. It is a definite necessity. It lights our homes, our places of work and our streets. It turns the wheels of most of our transportation and our factories. In our homes it serves not only for light, but it can become the willing servant of the family in countless ways. It can relieve the drudgery of the housewife and lift the great burden off the shoulders of the hardworking farmer.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Frederick Douglass” float=”none” width=”100%”]Power concedes nothing without a demand. It never did and it never will.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Frederick W Smith” float=”none” width=”100%”]Only electricity can give the transport sector the flexibility to switch fuels when one or more become too expensive.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”George Carlin” float=”none” width=”100%”]Electricity is really just organized lightning.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”George Gobel” float=”none” width=”100%”]If it weren’t for electricity, we’d all be watching television by candlelight.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Gregory Dickow” float=”none” width=”100%”]Faith is like electricity. You can’t see it, but you can see the light.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Iris West-Allen” float=”none” width=”100%”]We live in a world full of meta-phones and meta-weathervanes. What’s next? My electric toothbrush?[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jacques Maritain” float=”none” width=”100%”]Power without authority is tyranny.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Janet Frame” float=”none” width=”100%”]Electricity, the peril the wind sings to in the wires on a gray day.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jim Warner” float=”none” width=”100%”]Power which can be abused, will be abused.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John C. Calhoun” float=”none” width=”100%”]The two great agents of the physical world have become subject to the will of man and have been made subservient to his wants and enjoyments; I allude to steam and electricity, under whatever name the latter may be called.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Wesley” float=”none” width=”100%”]Electricity is the soul of the universe. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Katherine McIntyre” float=”none” width=”100%”]Electricity sparked between them at the touch, and she savored the way he made her yearn. How the crush of their lips together inspired revelations.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”L.H.” float=”none” width=”100%”]Everything is light, everything is warmth, everything is electricity, everything is a magnetic field, everything is you.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Lamar S. Smith” float=”none” width=”100%”]Electricity is derived from many non-renewable energy sources like oil, natural gas and coal.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Lobsang Rampa” float=”none” width=”100%”]Everything is just electricity and magnetism; everything is only an illusion. The reality is in the spiritual plane.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Lord Arbuthnot” float=”none” width=”100%”]Without electricity, modern life would grind to a halt and the complexity of modern society is such that if you take out one or two little pieces of the jigsaw, the whole thing collapses.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Mao Zedong” float=”none” width=”100%”]All the rest of the world uses the word electricity. They’ve borrowed the word from English. But we Chinese have our own word for it![/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Marshall McLuhan” float=”none” width=”100%”]Electricity does not centralize, but decentralizes.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Marshall McLuhan” float=”none” width=”100%”]One of the effects of living with electric information is that we live habitually in a state of information overload. There’s always more than you can cope with[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Marshall McLuhan” float=”none” width=”100%”]Since with electricity we extend our central nervous system globally, instantly interrelating every human experience.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Marshall McLuhan” float=”none” width=”100%”]The new electronic interdependence recreates the world in the image of a global village.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Michael Faraday” float=”none” width=”100%”]Who would not have been laughed at if he had said in 1800 that metals could be extracted from their ores by electricity or that portraits could be drawn by chemistry.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Michael Faraday” float=”none” width=”100%”]Wonderful as are the laws… of electricity when made evident to us in inorganic… matter, their interest can bear scarcely any comparison… when connected with the nervous system and with life. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Munia Khan” float=”none” width=”100%”]Love is like electricity sometimes; it may shock you anytime, yet you cannot live without it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Nathaniel Hawthorne” float=”none” width=”100%”]Is it a fact—or have I dreamt it—that, by means of electricity, the world of matter has become a great nerve, vibrating thousands of miles in a breathless point of time? [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Nikola Tesla” float=”none” width=”100%”]Alternate currents, especially of high frequencies, pass with astonishing freedom through even slightly rarefied gases. The upper strata of the air are rarefied. To reach a number of miles out into space requires the overcoming of difficulties of a merely mechanical nature.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Nikola Tesla” float=”none” width=”100%”]As in nature, all is ebb and tide, all is wave motion, so it seems that in all branches of industry, alternating currents—electric wave motion—will have the sway.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Nikola Tesla” float=”none” width=”100%”]Electric power is everywhere present in unlimited quantities and can drive the world’s machinery without the need of coal, oil, or any other fuel. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Nikola Tesla” float=”none” width=”100%”]We wind a simple ring of iron with coils; we establish the connections to the generator, and with wonder and delight we note the effects of strange forces which we bring into play, which allow us to transform, to transmit and direct energy at will.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Olivia Wilde” float=”none” width=”100%”]Power tends to get confused with repression.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Piyush Goyal” float=”none” width=”100%”]Electricity can transform people’s lives, not just economically but also socially.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Richard J. Daley” float=”none” width=”100%”]Power is dangerous unless you have humility.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Richard P. Feynman” float=”none” width=”100%”]We’re so used to circumstances in which these electrical phenomena are all canceled out, everything is sort of neutral, where pushing and pulling is sort of dull, but nature has these wonderful things: magnetic forces and electrical forces. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Robert Orben” float=”none” width=”100%”]Thomas Edison said that genius is 1 percent inspiration and 99 percent perspiration. I dunno. I hate to think of anyone that sweaty handling electricity. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Stephen Hawking” float=”none” width=”100%”]By 2600, the world population would be standing shoulder to shoulder and the electricity consumed would make the earth glow red-hot. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Susan Beth Pfeffer” float=”none” width=”100%”]The electricity came on for the second time today wile we were eating. This may be a fool’s paradise, but it’s a paradise nonetheless.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Theodore Roosevelt” float=”none” width=”100%”]Power always brings with it responsibility.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Thomas A. Edison” float=”none” width=”100%”]We will make electricity so cheap that only the rich will burn candles.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Tom Stoppard” float=”none” width=”100%”]Every age thinks it’s the modern age, but this one really is. Electricity is going to change everything. Everything![/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”William Blake” float=”none” width=”100%”]Energy is eternal delight. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Winthrop Aldrich” float=”none” width=”100%”]The price of power is responsibility for the public good.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Zeena Schreck” float=”none” width=”100%”]Electricity for example was considered a very Satanic thing when it was first discovered and utilized.[/wpsm_quote]