World Fair Quotes (1 quote)
Today we are on the eve of launching a new industry, based on imagination, on scientific research and accomplishment. Now we add radio sight to sound. It is with a feeling of humbleness that I come to this moment of announcing the birth in this country of a new art so important in its implications that it is bound to affect all society. It is an art which shines like a torch of hope in the troubled world. It is a creative force which we must learn to utilize for the benefit of all mankind. This miracle of engineering skill which one day will bring the world to the home also brings a new American industry to serve mans material welfare [Television] will become an important factor in American economic life.