Quotes

“A small band of pirates in a very fast boat.” is the description of Regina Dugan’s GoogleX’s ATAP team. Fortune 8-14-14

"Ultimately you want to have the entire world's knowledge connected directly to your mind." Google co-founder Sergey Brin, in 2004 SEC filing

"We wouldn't survive if people didn't trust us." Google co-founder Sergey Brin at Recode Conference

"launch first, correct later." Google Chairman Eric Schmidt in an interview with the Financial Times, June 4, 2010

“We are in the information business.” Google Chairman Eric Schmidt in an interview with the Financial Times, June 4, 2010

"Google is big and Google is disruptive by design. We are trying to do things that are new.” Google Chairman Eric Schmidt in an interview with the Financial Times, June 4, 2010

"The ability to deep link into the android operating system gives them a huge advantage to reach inside the mobile network," said Elimeliah. "Google is re-engineering their search to go deep inside apps." said Craig Elimeliah, senior vice president, director of creative technology at RAPP, a Madison Avenue agency, to MediaPost 7-17-14

But I do wonder if the vast majority of jobs that we know today, more than 50-percent might be replaced by machines that can do that human judgment piece better.” Google CEO Larry Page, in interview with Venture Capitalist Vinod Khosla 7-3-14;

“I think ideally, one would try to tax more of the things that we don’t want, and either subsidize or encourage the things that we do want. The kinds of things people spend money on that are wasteful, you can imagine having higher taxes on. Or things that are harmful, like carbon, could be taxed at a higher rate. On the one hand, presumably it will slow wasteful spending.” Google Cofounder Sergey Brin, in interview with Venture Capitalist Vinod Khosla 7-3-14;

“One thing I propose is that– I was talking to some government leaders. I said — actually to the President of South Korea. It was great. I said, ‘Hey, why don’t you just limit your laws and regulations to some set of pages? And when you add a page, you have to take one away.’ She actually wrote this down. She’s great.” Google CEO Larry Page, in interview with Venture Capitalist Vinod Khosla 7-3-14;