Quotations list about portability, accessibility and affordability captions for Instagram citing Thomas Babington Macaulay, William R. Alger and Robert Smithson applicability sayings.
He had a wonderful talent for packing thought close, and rendering it portable.
— Thomas Babington Macaulay
Apothegms are portable wisdom, the quintessential extracts of thought and feelings.
— William R. Alger portability quote
A work of art when placed in a gallery loses its charge, and becomes a portable object or surface disengaged from the outside world.
— Robert Smithson
Coal is a portable climate. It carries the heat of the tropics to Labrador and the polar circle; and it is the means of transporting itself whithersoever it is wanted. Watt and Stephenson whispered in the ear of mankind their secret, that a half-ounce of coal will draw two tons a mile, and coal carries coal, by rail and by boat, to make Canada as warm as Calcutta, and with its comfort brings its industrial power.
— Ralph Waldo Emerson
Fewer and fewer Americans possess objects that have a patina, old furniture, grandparents pots and pans -- the used things, warm with generations of human touch, essential to a human landscape. Instead, we have our paper phantoms, transistorized landscapes. A featherweight portable museum.
— portability quotation by Susan Sontag
Much is to be gained by eBooks: ease, convenience, portability.
But something is definitely lost: tradition, a sensual experience, the comfort of thingy-ness - a little bit of humanity.
A human being: an ingenious assembly of portable plumbing.
I now have a home recording studio, which I can operate entirely on my own, as well as a portable version of the same which allows me to record anywhere I like and simply swap out the hard drives for use in the home studio.
Books are a uniquely portable magic.
We see portability in electronics being a continuing requirement, higher functionality, better battery life, requiring lower power for the actual electronics.
We're going to create a portable handheld environment, and you should expect the same things you've always expected from Playstation - a great quality product, versatility, great value to the consumer.
C was already implemented on several quite different machines and OSs, Unix was already being distributed on the PDP-11, but the portability of the whole system was new.
Second, we're spending a huge amount of money on technology so that everyone can check out laptops and portable phones. We're spending more money to write our existing information into databases or onto CD-ROM.
How do people relate to movies now, when they're on portable devices or streaming them? It's not as much about going to the movies. That experience has changed.