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42 Alan Turing Quotes From The Father of Modern Computing

Alan Mathison Turing was a brilliant mind and a war hero. The Englishman’s professional credits include mathematician, computer scientist, logician, cryptanalyst, philosopher, and theoretical biologist. 

The Imitation Game, starring Benedict Cumberbatch, chronicles his time during the war. Under the direction of Commander Alastair Denniston, he joins the cryptography team of Hugh Alexander, John Cairncross, Peter Hilton, Keith Furman, and Charles Richards.

Together they try to analyze the Enigma machine and crack the code the Nazis are using to send messages. These Alan Turing quotes include some from the movie, as well as quotes about artificial intelligence and computer science.

Turing is often referred to as the father of computer

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