Top 30 Modern Age Quotes

Words matter. These are the best Modern Age Quotes from famous people such as Matt Bellamy, Bernard Werber, Mary Berry, Sheila Heti, Scott Cook, and they’re great for sharing with your friends.

Two hundred years ago, industrialisation ruined the lab

Two hundred years ago, industrialisation ruined the labour force. In the modern age, especially in the West or America, people who are ‘efficient,’ who can bracket their emotions off, tend to win. But at what cost to the rest of us?
Matt Bellamy
We of the modern age are a bridge between the old human and the new one. We still have the mentality of the old human – a slave mentality, like the Children of Israel in Egypt: too controlled, full of fear.
Bernard Werber
Family life is fragmenting in this modern age, but it’s up to all of us to keep it together.
Mary Berry
Only in our failures are we absolutely alone. Only in the pursuit of failure can a person really be free. Losers may be the avant garde of the modern age.
Sheila Heti
In my view, product/market fit is the most important thing to get right as a startup entrepreneur. There’s a variety of ways to do it, but without solving some pain point that the customer gets so excited about they tell their friends, it’s really hard in the modern age to get any liftoff.
Scott Cook
Man’s endeavour to cross even the most difficult terrain with railway lines has produced some of the most stunning marvels of engineering of the modern age.
Prashant Bhushan
‘Beauty’ is a currency system like the gold standard. Like any economy, it is determined by politics, and in the modern age in the West is is the last, best belief system that keeps male dominance intact.
Naomi Wolf
Information is the oxygen of the modern age. It seeps through the walls topped by barbed wire, it wafts across the electrified borders.
Ronald Reagan
I think computer science, by and large, is still stuck in the Modern age.
Larry Wall
I had been fascinated with Islam since college – particularly how it could inspire such fervor in our modern age and move a significant number of its followers to horrific acts of violence. That invisible hand moved me to study more and more about Islam.
Brad Thor
Squirrel Girl is basically a Silver Age character in the modern age, and that makes her a fish out of water in a lot of ways. She likes being a superhero. She likes fighting crime. She doesn’t sit around brooding in the darkness of her Squirrel Hole trying to figure out new ways to make crime pay.
Ryan North
I am thankful to the Nobel committee for recognising the plight of millions of children who are suffering in this modern age.
Kailash Satyarthi
The real luxury travel of the modern age is not through space; it’s through time.
Nancy Gibbs
In our modern age – in the age of free information – I don’t think there is any place for dictatorships.
Rashid al-Ghannushi
I suppose movie theaters are the churches of the modern age, where we gather reverently to worship the tinsel gods of Hollywood.
Michael Dirda
Most poetry in the modern age has retreated to the private sphere, turning its back on the political realm.
Terry Eagleton
‘Sleepy Hollow’ was really the first thing I’d done that gave me the opportunity in the modern age to build an authentic relationship with an audience that was a lot more like what happens in theater.
Orlando Jones
This idea about cheerful thinking, a digital platform for people to present their ideas, organise events around the country – that is what I am focused on building: a digital think-tank for the modern age that can help show people things can be better; the world can be different.
Ed Miliband
It has been claimed at times that our modern age of technology facilitates dictatorship.
Henry A. Wallace
Progressive policies implemented since the early 1900s launched America into the modern age and created a vibrant middle class.
Keith Ellison
I think there was certainly contact between the Trump campaign and Russians, which is perfectly normal. All campaigns in the modern age have contact with representatives of foreign governments.
Masha Gessen
Back in the 1940s, people were sleeping on average just a little bit over eight hours a night, and now, in the modern age, we’re down to around 6.7, 6.8 hours a night.
Matthew Walker
The ’90s was a great period for the fans that were collecting at that time. Comics sold at an all-time high and reached the largest audience in our modern age, and the energy in our business was fantastic. Any bad feelings from fans of that era were a result of the poor delivery of the product we sold them.
Rob Liefeld
Here’s the dilemma of the modern age: There used to be actions that workers could take, in the form of a strike. But now, that’s being pre-empted by lockouts. They don’t even have that leverage to protect their jobs.
Lynn Nottage
Certainly in the modern age where everything is glossed over, when somebody speaks their mind, the majority of the public go, I’d love to have said that.
Pete Waterman
Universities are the cathedrals of the modern age. They shouldn’t have to justify their existence by utilitarian criteria.
David Lodge
Pakistan is heir to an intellectual tradition of which the illustrious exponent was the poet and philosopher Mohammad Iqbal. He saw the future course for Islamic societies in a synthesis between adherence to the faith and adjustment to the modern age.
Benazir Bhutto
Comics deal with fundamental archetypes. We’ve been called the myth-makers of the modern age.
Chris Claremont
When it comes to my style, I’m a proper Italian woman of the modern age!
Mariacarla Boscono
Twitter is the new rock magazine of the modern age. When I was a kid, we had magazines and journalists and interviews and articles and pinups and posters to follow our favourite artists. Nowadays? Twitter is actually the new rock magazine.
Sebastian Bach