quote by Alan Turing

It seems probable that once the machine thinking method had started, it would not take long to outstrip our feeble powers… They would be able to converse with each other to sharpen their wits. At some stage therefore, we should have to expect the machines to take control.

— Alan Turing

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Live in rooms full of light. Avoid heavy food. Be moderate in the drinking of wine. Take massage, baths, exercise, and gymnastics. Fight insomnia with gentle rocking or the sound of running water. Change surroundings and take long journeys. Strictly avoid frightening ideas. Indulge in cheerful conversation and amusements. Listen to music.

Long conversations quote It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat
It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things.
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Jesus was short on sermons, long on conversations;

short on answers, long on questions; short on abstraction and propositions, long on stories and parables; short on telling you what to think, long on challenging you to think for yourself.

Long conversations quote Long term consistency trumps short term intensity.
Long term consistency trumps short term intensity.

I dislike organized games, swimming pools, fashionable resorts, night clubs, music in restaurants, and political manifestoes; I enjoy driving from coast to coast, good food and drink, a few friends, dogs, the theatre, long walks, music and free conversation.

A happy marriage is a long conversation which always seems too short.


It does not take long to tell where a man's treasure is.

In fifteen minutes' conversation with most men, you can tell whether their treasures are on the earth or in Heaven.

Long conversations quote No matter how long you have traveled in the wrong direction, you always have the
No matter how long you have traveled in the wrong direction, you always have the choice to turn around.

I like hearing myself talk. It is one of my greatest pleasures. I often have long conversations all by myself. Sometimes I am so clever I don't understand a single word of what I am saying.

Living a spiritual life requires a change of heart, a conversion.

Such a conversion may be marked by a sudden inner change, or it can take place through a long, quiet process of transformation. But it always involves an inner experience of oneness.

You're always in a rush, or else you're too exhausted to have a proper conversation. Soon enough, the long hours, the traveling, the broken sleep have all crept into your being and become part of you, so everyone can see it, in your posture, your gaze, the way you move and talk.

Long conversations quote I will go anywhere as long is it is forward.
I will go anywhere as long is it is forward.

I don't have bad relationships with my players.

But I don't get into long conversations with them either.


A book is good company. It is full of conversation without loquacity. It comes to your longing with full instruction, but pursues you never.

…but all day long I would be training myself to think, to understand, to criticize, to know myself; I was seeking for the absolute truth: this preoccupation did not exactly encourage polite conversation.

Long conversations quote If you are not too long, I will wait here for you all my life.
If you are not too long, I will wait here for you all my life.

. . . our lives are shaped by our interactions with others. Whether we have a long conversation with a friend or simply place an order at a restaurant, every interaction makes a difference.

I hate being so emotionally slutty. I need to stop loving everyone I have a long conversation with.

As a work of art, it reminds me of a long conversation between two drunks

Long conversations quote The journey is long, but the goal is in each step.
The journey is long, but the goal is in each step.

My mom has a good way of engaging me in a conversation about the choices I make, listening, being objective and open-minded, and respecting those choices so long as they don't put me in danger.

Marriage is one long conversation, checkered by disputes.

It's important to slow down, every now and then, for no other reason than to call someone to say 'Hi.' It doesn't have to be a long conversation. Just calling out of the blue does more to let someone know you still care about them than nearly anything else.

Long conversations quote Ultimately, the bond of all companionship, whether in marriage or friendship, is
Ultimately, the bond of all companionship, whether in marriage or friendship, is conversation.

I carry condoms in my purse, even though I haven't had sex in a long time.

I'm hoping for luck! And I carry them so I can give them to other people who might want or need them, or who might want to have a conversation.

Having the privilege of sitting down and having 3 hour long uninterrupted conversations with hundreds of brilliant people is an awesome perspective enhancer.


I would love to have a long and serious conversation with the Pope.

And Woody Allen, whom I have never interviewed. Then, after those two? Steve Jobs.

Long conversations quote Once our minds are tattooed with negative thinking, our chances for long-term su
Once our minds are tattooed with negative thinking, our chances for long-term success diminish.

I had siblings from South Asia, from East Asia, from depressed communities around America, and you know, we'd have long conversations.

If you say to people that they, as a matter of fact, can't protect their conversations, in particular their political conversations, I think you take a long step toward making a transition from a free society to a totalitarian society.

Marriage is one long conversation, chequered by disputes.

Long conversations quote Laugh as much as you breathe and love as long as you live.
Laugh as much as you breathe and love as long as you live.

Sometimes we have to wait a long time to see conversions.


I feel the theatre is the most unique one of all [the arts] for collaboration.

I feel very fortunate to be in a field where I really do get to have long conversations with the visual artists, the actors, the musicians. It's all art forms rolled into one and I feel very fortunate to be a part of it.

It's taken my entire life to negotiate how to identify, and I've done a lot of research and a lot of studying, i could have a long conversation, an academic conversation about that. I don't know. I just feel like I didn't mislead anybody; I didn't deceive anybody.

Long conversations quote Not everyone thinks the way you think, know the things you know, believes the th
Not everyone thinks the way you think, know the things you know, believes the things you believe, nor acts the way you would act. Remember this and will go a long way in getting along with people.
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The fool only is troublesome. A plan of sense perceives when he is agreeable or tiresome; he disappears the very minute before he would have been thought to have stayed too long.

Christ is our best friend, and ere long will be our only friend.

I pray God with all my heart that I may be weary of everything else but converse and communion with Him.

The devil take these people and their language! They take a dozen monosyllabic words in their jaws, chew them, crunch them and spit them out again, and call that speaking. Fortunately they are by nature fairly silent, and although they gaze at us open-mouthed, they spare us long conversations.

Long conversations quote It doesn't matter how slow you go, just as long you don't stop.
It doesn't matter how slow you go, just as long you don't stop.
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Do you see that kitten chasing so prettily her own tail? If you could look with her eyes, you might see her surrounded with hundreds of figures performing complex dramas, with tragic and comic issues, long conversations, many characters, many ups and downs of fate.

Little-minded people's thoughts move in such small circles that five minutes conversation gives you an arc long enough to determine their whole curve.

What I think we need to do to engage the American people in a conversation about entitlement reform is to have a bipartisan group of people who come together and put every solution on the table, every alternative on the table. And then we ought to engage in a long conversation with the American people so they understand the choices.

The writer crafts their ideal world. In my world, everyone has really long conversations or just picks apart pop culture to death and everyone talks in monologue.

The dining room in my old house was truly magnificent, but by far the worst room for conversation. I'd get up from the table, a very long table, and somebody would always say, Paul, I never got to talk to you.