Techno Sayings and Quotes

While it’s often the butt of jokes, techno and electronic music is incredibly popular all over the world. The rise of EDM has turned the genre into a billion dollar industry. Fist pump it out with the collection of insightful and humorous techno quotes below.

I find it so amazing when people tell me that electronic music has no soul. You can't blame the computer. If there's no soul in the music, it's because nobody put it there.     


The good thing, really, is that electronic music started as a fringe subculture, and now it's the biggest youth culture in the world. People pretty much everywhere go crazy for electronic music.     

Paul van Dyke

Techno is everything you haven't imagined yet.     

Jeff Mills

Techno-optimism is a belief in the power of technology to extend our sphere of possibilities and, ultimately, a belief that technology helps us solve and transcend problems, limitations and obstacles.     

Jason Silva

Let us put it this way, techno-scientific intelligence is presently insufficiently spread among society at large to enable us to interpret the sorts of techno-scientific advances that are taking shape today.     

Paul Virilio

The spirit of house music, electronic music, in the beginning was to break the rules, to do things in many different ways.     

Thomas Bangalter

House Music isn't black or white. It just is. It feels good & it feels right.     

Frankie Knuckles

Underground electronic music is art - fundamentally it's based on contemporary art, culture, dance, and real music. If you look at EDM, how many of those cultural standpoints are the same?     

Seth Troxler

When it comes to electronic music, I started listening to a lot of Daft Punk, way before I knew what house music was, and then progressed into a lot of Steve Angello, Eric Prydz, Axwell, Sebastian Ingrosso, and Laidback Luke.     


I've been waiting for techno to die. I was in Germany once and this guy was telling me that techno was dead, and then he proceeded to play me techno for hours.     

Sean Lennon

There is a time to dance to techno and a time not to.     

Joe Strummer