Daniel Dennett Quote
I have shown that those who deplore Artificial Intelligence are also those who deplore the evolutionary accounts of human mentality: if human minds are non-miraculous products of evolution, then they are, in the requisite sense, artifacts, and all their powers must have an ultimately mechanical explanation. We are descended from macros and made of macros, and nothing we can do is beyond the power of huge assemblies of macros.
Darwin's Dangerous Idea: Evolution and the Meanins of Life (ed. Simon and Schuster, 1996) - ISBN: 9780684824710