21 Inspirational Mark Zuckerberg Quotes on Business and Technology (RISK)
“In terms of doing work and in terms of learning and evolving as a person, you just grow more when you get more people’s perspectives, I really try and live the mission of the company and keep everything else in my life extremely simple.”
“The Hacker Way is an approach to building that involves continuous improvement and iteration. Hackers believe that something can always be better and that nothing is ever complete.”
“This is a perverse thing, personally, but I would rather be in the cycle where people are underestimating us. It gives us latitude to go out and make big bets that excite and amaze people.”
“Our society needs more heroes who are scientists, researchers, and engineers. We need to celebrate and reward the people who cure diseases, expand our understanding of humanity and work to improve people’s lives.”
“The question I ask myself like almost every day is, ‘Am I doing the most important thing I could be doing?’ Unless I feel like I’m working on the most important problem that I can help with, then I’m not going to feel good about how I’m spending my time.”
In 2002, Zuckerberg entered Harvard University where he studied psychology and computer science. He had already gained somewhat of a reputation as a programming whiz, and in 2004 Zuckerberg launched thefacebook.com.
Thefacebook.com, a social networking site, was originally made for only Harvard students. As the site gained momentum within the campus, Zuckerberg and his friends decided to extend the site through other campuses.
In the same year, Zuckerberg moved operations to California to further the company. He officially dropped out of Harvard and became CEO and president of thefacebook.com. In 2005, the company was renamed “Facebook”.
Gradually Zuckerberg and his team allowed for other schools to join Facebook until a point that anyone with an email address would be able to join Facebook.
In 2009, Zuckerberg was 23rd in Vanity Fair’s 100 list. In 2010, a movie based on the birth of Facebook and Zuckerberg’s life was released starring Jesse Eisenberg.
Mark Zuckerberg has been among Time’s and Forbes’ lists of wealthiest people since 2010. He has also been involved in philanthropy, donating to schools, and other world-wide causes.
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