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The Imitation Game

The Imitation Game quotes

23 total quotes

Alan Turing
Joan Clarke

View Quote I know it's not ordinary. But who ever loved ordinary?
View Quote No one normal could have done that. Do you know, this morning... I was on a train that went through a city that wouldn't exist if it wasn't for you. I bought a ticket from a man who would likely be dead if it wasn't for you. I read up on my work... a whole field of scientific inquiry that only exists because of you. Now, if you wish you could have been normal... I can promise you I do not. The world is an infinitely better place precisely because you weren't.
View Quote Of course machines can't think as people do. A machine is different from a person. Hence, they think differently. The interesting question is, just because something thinks differently from you, does that mean it's not thinking?
View Quote Some people thought we were at war with the Germans— incorrect. We were at war with the clock. Britain was literally starving to death. The Americans sent over 100,000 pounds of food each week, and every week the Germans would send our desperately needed bread to the bottom of the ocean. Our daily failure was announced at the chimes of midnight. And the sound would haunt our unwelcome dreams.
View Quote Sometimes it is the people no one imagines anything of who do the things no one can imagine.
View Quote Think of it. A digital computer. Electrical brain.
View Quote Was I God? No. Because God didn't win the war. We did.
View Quote When people talk to each other, they never say what they mean. They say something else and you're expected to just know what they mean.