Facebook succeeded because it was about real people having a presence on the Internet. There were all these other social networking sites people had, but they were all about fictional people.
Wall Street is always too biased toward short-term profitability and biased against long-term growth.
I believe, basically, that individual freedom is very important.
We protect monopolies with copyright.
Every time you write an email, it is in the public domain. There are all these ways where security is not as good as people believe.
Technology just means information technology.
The next Bill Gates will not start an operating system. The next Larry Page won't start a search engine. The next Mark Zuckerberg won't start a social network company. If you are copying these people, you are not learning from them.
Creating value isn't enough - you also need to capture some of the value you create.
People don't want to believe that technology is broken. Pharmaceuticals, robotics, artificial intelligence, nanotechnology - all these areas where the progress has been a lot more limited than people think. And the question is why.
It's good to test yourself and develop your talents and ambitions as fully as you can and achieve greater success; but I think success is the feeling you get from a job well done, and the key thing is to do the work.
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