If the machine of government is of such a nature that it requires you to be the agent of injustice to another, then, I say, break the law.
— Henry David Thoreau

No flying machine will ever fly from New York to Paris.
— Orville Wright

Love is a perky elf dancing a merry little jig and then suddenly he turns on you with a miniature machine gun.
— Matt Groening

Gaiety --a quality of ordinary men. Genius always presupposes some disorder in the machine.
— Denis Diderot

A house is a machine for living in.
— Le Corbusier