7 Total Quotes

Craig Newmark Quotes

I was just e-mailing a few friends about events that were useful or fun and now my friends of 20 or more have become a mailing list of 7,500 people and a virtual community of at least 10,000 people.
Craig Newmark
#Events

I think people like us because of the culture of trust we have in the site, the culture of goodwill -- and people manage to get stuff done,
Craig Newmark
#Culture

This feels particularly good. It reaffirms the confidence I have in people.
Craig Newmark
#Confidence

We had one similar experience with 9/11. That was a matter of hours, but it was more intense, obviously.
Craig Newmark
#Experience

Our sites are run by the people who use them. We just pretty much provide the infrastructure.
Craig Newmark
#Infrastructure

This wisdom of crowds thing--it may be a cliche, but it's mostly true. What we're talking about here is a democracy, and it works, but you have to be careful before it gets out of control.
Craig Newmark
#Cliche

If their vision fulfilled, anyone will be able to lookup who's paying politicians for favors. If something like that is functional for November, that's going to be interesting.
Craig Newmark
#Politicians