Mark Zuckerberg quotes

Born
May 14, 1984 White Plains, New York, U.S.

Occupation
Entrepreneur.

Mark Zuckerberg is an American technology entrepreneur and philanthropist best known for co-founding and leading Facebook as its chairman and chief executive officer. Born in White Plains, New York, Zuckerberg attended Harvard University, where he launched Facebook from his dormitory room on February 4, 2004.

The thing I really care about is the mission, making the world open.
– Mark Zuckerberg
By giving people the power to share, we’re making the world more transparent.
– Mark Zuckerberg
People at Facebook are fairly used to the press being nice to us or not nice to us.
– Mark Zuckerberg
The biggest risk is not taking any risk… In a world that changing really quickly, the only strategy that is guaranteed to fail is not taking risks.
– Mark Zuckerberg
The biggest mistake we made as a company was betting too much on HTML5.
– Mark Zuckerberg
If you’re always under the pressure of real identity, I think that is somewhat of a burden.
– Mark Zuckerberg
I don’t have an alarm clock. If someone needs to wake me up, then I have my BlackBerry next to me.
– Mark Zuckerberg
We have a rule that if you check in code, you have to maintain it. So I mostly code on the side. I don’t check in code anymore.
– Mark Zuckerberg
Figuring out what the next big trend is tells us what we should focus on.
– Mark Zuckerberg
Unless you are breaking stuff, you are not moving fast enough.
– Mark Zuckerberg
Our goal is to make it so there’s as little friction as possible to having a social experience.
– Mark Zuckerberg
About half my time is spent on business operation type stuff.
– Mark Zuckerberg
Founding a company is hard. Most of it isn’t smooth. You’ll have to make very hard decisions. You have to fire a few people. Therefore, if you don’t believe in your mission, giving up is easy. The majority of founders give up. But the best founders don’t give up.
– Mark Zuckerberg
We’re running the company to serve more people.
– Mark Zuckerberg
A lot of times, I run a thought experiment: ‘If I were not at Facebook, what would I be doing to make the world more open?’
– Mark Zuckerberg
I wear the same outfit or, at least, a different copy of it almost every day.
– Mark Zuckerberg
You get a reputation for stability if you are stable for years.
– Mark Zuckerberg
People have really gotten comfortable not only sharing more information and different kinds, but more openly and with more people – and that social norm is just something that has evolved over time.
– Mark Zuckerberg
Move fast with stable infrastructure.
– Mark Zuckerberg
The only meat I eat is from animals I’ve killed myself.
– Mark Zuckerberg
Mobile is a lot closer to TV than it is to desktop.
– Mark Zuckerberg
I think that people just have this core desire to express who they are. And I think that’s always existed.
– Mark Zuckerberg
My goal was never to make Facebook cool. I am not a cool person.
– Mark Zuckerberg
Our philosophy is that we care about people first.
– Mark Zuckerberg
Our goal is not to build a platform; it’s to be cross all of them.
– Mark Zuckerberg
The connectivity declaration is about uniting the whole industry – a lot of companies that typically compete very fiercely – to push in a coherent direction.
– Mark Zuckerberg
Facebook was not originally created to be a company. It was built to accomplish a social mission – to make the world more open and connected.
– Mark Zuckerberg
The question isn’t, ‘What do we want to know about people?’, It’s, ‘What do people want to tell about themselves?’
– Mark Zuckerberg
I’m inconsistent, even to myself.
– Mark Zuckerberg