Mac and supercomputing quote
“I just bought a Mac to help me design the next Cray.”
(Source: http://www.advantagebusinessmedia.com/ims/SC/SC168_SC11InnovatorSeries7_Cray_Jobs/SC168_SC11InnovSeries7_Cray_Jobs_Full.htm )
Two more (plus a different interpretation of the above), different source:
"If you were plowing a field, which would you rather use? Two strong oxen or 1024 chickens?"
--Seymour Cray (1925-1996), father of supercomputing
"#3 pencils and quadrille pads."
-- Seymour Cray (1925-1996) when asked what CAD tools he used to design the Cray I supercomputer; he also recommended using the back side of the pages so that the grid lines were not so dominant.
"Interesting - I use a Mac to help me design the next Cray."
-- Seymour Cray (1925-1996) when he was told that Apple Inc. had recently bought a Cray supercomputer to help them design the next Mac.