"There is a huge need and a huge opportunity to get everyone in the world connected, to give everyone a voice and to help transform society for the future. The scale of the technology and infrastructure that must be built is unprecedented, and we believe this is the most important problem we can focus on."
"The empires of the future are the empires of the mind."Mark Zuckerberg on Winston Churchill
"Every saint has a past and every sinner has a future."Mark Zuckerberg on Oscar Wilde
"Again, you can't connect the dots looking forward you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something - your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life."Mark Zuckerberg on Steve Jobs
"I never think of the future - it comes soon enough."Mark Zuckerberg on Albert Einstein
"It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves."Mark Zuckerberg on William Shakespeare
"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."