A squirrel dying in front of your house may be more relevant to your interests right now than people dying in Africa.
More quotes by Mark Zuckerberg
Health is certainly extremely important, and we’ve done a number of things at Facebook to help improve global health and work in that area, and I am excited to do more there, too. But the reality is that it’s not an either-or. People need to be healthy and be able to have the Internet as a backbone to connect them to the whole economy.
If you grew up, and you never had a computer, and you’ve never used the Internet, and someone asked you if you wanted to buy a data plan, your response would be ‘What’s a data plan, and why would I want to use this?’
The thing that’s been really surprising about the evolution of Facebook is – I think then, and I think now – that if we didn’t do this, someone else would have done it.
The main Facebook usage is so big. About 20 percent of the time people spend on their phone is on Facebook.
More quotes about Wisdom
No man will be a sailor who has contrivance enough to get himself into a jail; for being in a ship is being in a jail, with the chance of being drowned… a man in a jail has more room, better food, and commonly better company.
Nothing does Reason more Right, than the Coolness of those that offer it: for Truth often suffers more by the heat of its defenders than from the arguments of its opposers.
I think probably kindness is my number one attribute in a human being. I’ll put it before any of the things like courage or bravery or generosity or anything else.
All my life affection has been showered upon me, and every forward step I have made has been taken in spite of it.
It were Happy if we studied Nature more in natural Things; and acted according to Nature; whose rules are few, plain and most reasonable.
The words which express our faith and piety are not definite; yet they are significant and fragrant like frankincense to superior natures.
Those who attain any excellence, commonly spend life in one pursuit; for excellence is not often gained upon easier terms.