Quotes with limits
The world is being Americanized and technologized to its limits, and that makes it dull for some people. Reaching the Moon restores the frontier and gives us the lands beyond.
Computer modelling for weather forecasting, and indeed for climate forecasting, has reached its limits.
A moderate addiction to money may not always be hurtful; but when taken in excess it is nearly always bad for the health, it limits one's chance of indulging in nice simple pleasures, and in many cases it lowers the whole moral tone.
The Crow's Nest (1921)
The difference between genius and stupidity is that genius has limits.
The Critique of Pure Reason is a continual sermon against the use of the category of thought beyond the limits of actual experience.
Education as we have it does as much to thwart the recognition of individual experience as lack of education limits it.
The Art Spirit (1984)
Normal TV limits what you can do. With science fiction, you can exercise your imagination more. I fell in love with it.
The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless.
Science may set limits to knowledge, but should not set limits to imagination.
A History of Western Philosophy (1945)
There are allowable limits for radiation going - I mean there's radiation all around us. There's radiation from your television set. There's radiation from your computer. There's radiation actually occurring in the ground.
Interview aired in the documentary "Meltdown at the Three Mile Island" for The American Experience, PBS.
It would appear that we have reached the limits of what it is possible to achieve with computer technology, although one should be careful with such statements, as they tend to sound pretty silly in 5 years.
The results of philosophy are the uncovering of one or another piece of plain nonsense and of bumps that the understanding has got by running its head up against the limits of language. These bumps make us see the value of the discovery.