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Jimmy Wales Quotes

Jimmy Wales Quotes & Quotations
Name:
Jimmy Wales
Type:
Businessperson
Nationality:
American
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  • 1
    I have always liked the idea of going to print because a big part of what we are about is to disseminate knowledge throughout the world and not just to people who have broadband. Jimmy_WalesJimmy Wales
  • 2
    I have always viewed the mission of Wikipedia to be much bigger than just creating a killer website. We're doing that of course, and having a lot of fun doing it, but a big part of what motivates us is our larger mission to affect the world in a positive way. Jimmy_WalesJimmy Wales
  • 3
    Imagine a world in which every single person on the planet is given free access to the sum of all human knowledge. That's what we're doing. Jimmy_WalesJimmy Wales
  • 4
    Love. It isn't very popular in technical circles to say a lot of mushy stuff about love, but frankly it's a very very important part of what holds our project together. Jimmy_WalesJimmy Wales
  • 5
    My original concept was to provide a free encyclopedia for every single person in the world. Jimmy_WalesJimmy Wales
  • 6
    No, we don't pay for publicity, never have and most likely never will; it hasn't been necessary, and I don't see that it will be necessary. Jimmy_WalesJimmy Wales
  • 7
    Our growth rate continues to be staggering. Jimmy_WalesJimmy Wales
  • 8
    People are not fundamentally bad. It only takes the smallest of correctives to take care of that tiny minority that wants to disrupt the community. Jimmy_WalesJimmy Wales
  • 9
    The goal is to give people a free encyclopedia to every person in the world, in their own language. Not just in a 'free beer' kind of way, but also in the free speech kind of way. Jimmy_WalesJimmy Wales