"The thing that we are trying to do at facebook, is just help people connect and communicate more efficiently."
"A man's character may be learned from the adjectives which he habitually uses in conversation."Mark Zuckerberg on Mark Twain
"Truthful words are not beautiful beautiful words are not truthful. Good words are not persuasive persuasive words are not good."Mark Zuckerberg on Lao Tzu
"The single biggest problem in communication is the illusion that it has taken place."Mark Zuckerberg on George Bernard Shaw
"Electric communication will never be a substitute for the face of someone who with their soul encourages another person to be brave and true."Mark Zuckerberg on Charles Dickens
"I'm a great believer that any tool that enhances communication has profound effects in terms of how people can learn from each other, and how they can achieve the kind of freedoms that they're interested in."Mark Zuckerberg on Bill Gates
"I mean, we've built a lot of products that we think are good, and will help people share photos and share videos and write messages to each other. But it's really all about how people are spreading Facebook around the world in all these different countries. And that's what's so amazing about the scale that it's at today."
"I think a simple rule of business is, if you do the things that are easier first, then you can actually make a lot of progress."
"For the first time we're allowing developers who don't work at Facebook to develop applications just as if they were. That's a big deal because it means that all developers have a new way of doing business if they choose to take advantage of it. There are whole companies that are forming whose only product is a Facebook Platform application."
"I started the site when I was 19. I didn't know much about business back then."
"My goal was never to just create a company. A lot of people misinterpret that, as if I don't care about revenue or profit or any of those things. But what not being just a company means to me is not being just that - building something that actually makes a really big change in the world."