"Really in technology, it's about the people, getting the best people, retaining them, nurturing a creative environment and helping to find a way to innovate."
"It has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity."Marissa Mayer 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."Marissa Mayer on Oscar Wilde
"Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic."Marissa Mayer 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."Marissa Mayer 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."Marissa Mayer on John F. Kennedy
"Walmart is an amazing story of entrepreneurship and, as one of the world's most powerful brands, touches millions of lives every day."
"I think what's really amazing is that given the scale of the web and getting the compute power we have today, we're starting to see things that appear intelligent but actually aren't semantically intelligent."
"The utmost thing is the user experience, to have the most useful experience."
"Our theory is, if you need the user to tell you what you're selling, then you don't know what you're selling, and it's probably not going to be a good experience."
"You can be good at technology and like fashion and art. You can be good at technology and be a jock. You can be good at technology and be a mom. You can do it your way, on your terms."