LeVar Burton - Quotes

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It's not about division. It's not about politics. My concern is how do we come together?

It's not about division. It's not about politics. My concern is how do we come together?

I fly my geek flag proudly. Absolutely. ---->>>

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.

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.

There would be no Star Trek unless there were transporter malfunctions. ---->>>

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.

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.

If we marry educational technology with quality, enriching content, that's a circle of win. ---->>>

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. ---->>>

Because storytelling, and visual storytelling, was put in the hands of everybody, and we have all now become storytellers. ---->>>

I get most of my news updates from electronic and social media. ---->>>

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. ---->>>

As long as we are engaged in storytelling that moves the culture forward, it doesn't matter what format it is. ---->>>

I genuinely believe we have an opportunity to revolutionize how we educate our children. ---->>>

I'm excited to see how current and future technologies revolutionize the way we learn. ---->>>

I've always been interested in gadgets and technology and I've always been a reader. ---->>>

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

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

We have an amazing advantage right now in that we have developed technology that is so sexy, so engaging for kids. ---->>>

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. ---->>>

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. ---->>>

It is no longer appropriate for me as an American to sit by and expect my government to get it done. ---->>>

I have always been a fan of 'Star Trek.' I love Gene Roddenberry's vision of the future. ---->>>

We had to figure out how to produce books in a cost-effective way. ---->>>

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? ---->>>

All literature is political.

All literature is political.

This wired generation is kind of cool.

This wired generation is kind of cool.

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 02-16, 1957
Birthplace: Landstuhl, West Germany
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Occupation: Actor

Levardis Robert Martyn "LeVar" Burton Jr. (born February 16, 1957) is an American actor, presenter, director and author. He is best known for his roles as the host of the long-running PBS children's series Reading Rainbow, Lt. Commander Geordi La Forge in Star Trek: The Next Generation and the young Kunta Kinte in the 1977 award-winning ABC television miniseries Roots (wikipedia)