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LeVar Burton Quotes

I get most of my news updates from electronic and social media.
LeVar Burton
Social, Media, News

I fly my geek flag proudly. Absolutely.
LeVar Burton
Absolutely, Fly, Flag

We can’t afford to sacrifice another generation of American children to bureaucratic politics. We’ve got to get it done. The future, the health, the life – our nation depends on it and it’s just foolish to think or act otherwise.
LeVar Burton
Life, Politics, Health

As long as we are engaged in storytelling that moves the culture forward, it doesn’t matter what format it is.
LeVar Burton
Matter, Forward, Culture

Because storytelling, and visual storytelling, was put in the hands of everybody, and we have all now become storytellers.
LeVar Burton
Everybody, Hands, Visual

I genuinely believe we have an opportunity to revolutionize how we educate our children.
LeVar Burton
Children, Educate, Genuinely

We had to figure out how to produce books in a cost-effective way.
LeVar Burton
Books, Figure, Produce

It’s not about division. It’s not about politics. My concern is how do we come together?
LeVar Burton
Politics, Together, Concern

If we marry educational technology with quality, enriching content, that’s a circle of win.
LeVar Burton
Technology, Win, Quality

All literature is political.
LeVar Burton
Political, Literature

I have always been a fan of ‘Star Trek.’ I love Gene Roddenberry’s vision of the future.
LeVar Burton
Love, Future, Vision

I’m excited to see how current and future technologies revolutionize the way we learn.
LeVar Burton
Future, Learn, Excited

I’ve always been interested in gadgets and technology and I’ve always been a reader.
LeVar Burton
Technology, Interested, Reader

It is no longer appropriate for me as an American to sit by and expect my government to get it done.
LeVar Burton
Government, Expect, Longer

The unvarnished truth is that we have spent the last decade funding the machinery of war, and our children have been sacrificed.
LeVar Burton
War, Truth, Children

There would be no Star Trek unless there were transporter malfunctions.
LeVar Burton
Unless, Star, Trek

This wired generation is kind of cool.
LeVar Burton
Cool, Generation, Wired

We have an amazing advantage right now in that we have developed technology that is so sexy, so engaging for kids.
LeVar Burton
Technology, Amazing, Kids

And it’s here and it’s ready and we can really revolutionize the way we educate our children with tablet computers, and I’m committed to doing whatever I can to speaking to whomever I can to send this signal – to pound this message home. Now is the time.
LeVar Burton
Time, Home, Computers

I’m enormously proud of the fact that Star Trek has really not just sparked an interest, but encouraged, a few generations of people to go into the sciences.
LeVar Burton
Fact, Few, Proud

It’s definitely true that there are a lot of the devices we used on ‘Star Trek,’ that came out the imagination of the writers, and the creators that are actually in the world today.
LeVar Burton
Today, True, Used

Reading a hard copy book, and reading a book on an iPad are slightly different experiences. What they both have in common though is that you must engage your imagination in the process.
LeVar Burton
Book, Both, Though

We want a book to be a book. We’ll have all the interactive bells and whistles but our intent is to engage young people in reading, not to show them a movie.
LeVar Burton
Book, Young, Movie

Yeah. I do. I think that we have to continue to expand the areas in which we want our kids to be literate. And social media’s going to be a part of their lives. And why not? Why not give them a sense of what the rules of the road are?
LeVar Burton
Sense, Lives, Kids

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