Last Updated on 20 June 2024

Quotes from various sources talking about the Internet

  • Access to computers and the Internet has become a basic need for education in our society.
    – Kent Conrad
  • The best way I deal with Internet trolls is to ignore them and it works.
    – Trisha Paytas
  • Computers and the Internet have made it really easy to rant. It’s made everyone overly opinionated.
    – Scott Weiland
  • Getting information off the Internet is like taking a drink from a fire hydrant.
    – Mitch Kapor
  • I am all for everyone having a voice; I just don’t think everyone has earned the microphone. And that’s what the Internet has done.
    – Aaron Sorkin
  • I think I need to accept the fact that I am where I am today because fans have shared my music illegally and legally, but I wouldn’t be here today without the Internet, so I can’t speak out against it.
    – Ed Sheeran
  • I’m so thankful for the Internet because actors and singers and performers now have a way to connect with their fans on a very personal level which I think is quite special.
    – Ariana Grande
  • In education, technology can be a life-changer, a game changer, for kids who are both in school and out of school. Technology can bring textbooks to life. The Internet can connect students to their peers in other parts of the world. It can bridge the quality gaps.
    – Queen Rania of Jordan
  • In the Internet economy, information is everything: The more a company knows about a consumer, the more carefully it can tailor its advertising to that customer, and the more revenue it can generate in return.
    – Sheldon Whitehouse
  • The Internet allows the small guy a global marketplace. But technology is harmful in the sense that we get too much information from it. Because of the web we get 10 times the amount of noise we ever got, which makes harmful fallacies far more likely.
    – Nassim Nicholas Taleb
  • The Internet creates more space for extremism, and the echo chamber effect accelerates the process.
    – Brian Stelter
  • The Internet gave us access to everything; but it also gave everything access to us.
    – James Vietch
  • The Internet is a toilet. It is.
    – Lady Gaga
  • The Internet is becoming the town square for the global village of tomorrow.
    – Bill Gates
  • The internet is not for sissies.
    – Paul Vixie
  • The Internet is so big, so powerful and pointless that for some people it is a complete substitute for life.
    – Andrew Brown
  • The Internet is the first thing that humanity has built that humanity doesn’t understand, the largest experiment in anarchy that we have ever had.
    – Eric Schmidt
  • The Internet is the most important single development in the history of human communication since the invention of call waiting.
    – Dave Barry
  • The Internet made fame wack and anonymity cool.
    – Frank Ocean
  • It’s been my policy to view the Internet not as an ‘information highway’, but as an electronic asylum filled with babbling loonies.
    – Mike Royko
  • It’s like the Wild West, the Internet. There are no rules.
    – Steven Wright
  • Live music is proof that there’s some things the Internet can’t kill. In our lifetime, we’re going to see more and more things start to disappear and get gobbled up by the Internet, but live music won’t be one of them.
    – Jim James
  • People are very reluctant to talk about their private lives but then you go to the internet and they’re much more open.
    – Paulo Coelho
  • The problem with the Internet is that it gives you everything – reliable material and crazy material. So the problem becomes, how do you discriminate?
    – Umberto Eco
  • There’s a danger in the internet and social media. The notion that information is enough, that more and more information is enough, that you don’t have to think, you just have to get more information — gets very dangerous.
    -Edward de Bono
  • We are all now connected by the Internet, like neurons in a giant brain.
    – Stephen Hawking