"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."
"My mother was the most beautiful woman I ever saw. All I am I owe to my mother. I attribute all my success in life to the moral, intellectual and physical education I received from her."Marissa Mayer on George Washington
"The natural state of motherhood is unselfishness. When you become a mother, you are no longer the center of your own universe. You relinquish that position to your children."Marissa Mayer on Jessica Lange
"My mother had a great deal of trouble with me, but I think she enjoyed it."Marissa Mayer on Mark Twain
"Men are what their mothers made them."Marissa Mayer on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"My mother said to me, 'If you are a soldier, you will become a general. If you are a monk, you will become the Pope.' Instead, I was a painter, and became Picasso."Marissa Mayer on Pablo Picasso
"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."
"When people think about computer science, they imagine people with pocket protectors and thick glasses who code all night."