"Social networking technology didn't really exist until 2004-2005. I had the idea to use this technology to bridge this gap between a general interest in addressing social issues and the practical action."
"It has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity."Ben Rattray on Albert Einstein
"The typewriting machine, when played with expression, is no more annoying than the piano when played by a sister or near relation."Ben Rattray on Oscar Wilde
"Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic."Ben Rattray on Arthur C. Clarke
"The world is very different now. For man holds in his mortal hands the power to abolish all forms of human poverty, and all forms of human life."Ben Rattray on John F. Kennedy
"I am sorry to say that there is too much point to the wisecrack that life is extinct on other planets because their scientists were more advanced than ours."Ben Rattray on John F. Kennedy