WE ARE NOT SPIRITUAL BEINGS HAVING A HUMAN EXPERIENCE. WE ARE SPIRITUAL BEINGS HAVING A DIGITAL EXPERIENCE.
"we suggest that when enough people believe in something, it becomes a deity. At a certain point it can separate from its source and have an agenda of its own. It can physically or psychically manifest separate from its source, which is originally the human brain. That's what's going to happen with cyberspace. We're building a god..."
"At that stage the machines will be in effective control. People won’t be able to just turn the machines off, because they will be so dependent on them that turning them off would amount to suicide."