Interesting Quotes About The Internet

“We are all now connected by the Internet, like neurons in a giant brain.” Stephen Hawking

“The internet could be a very positive step towards education, organisation and participation in a meaningful society.” Noam Chomsky

“If television’s a babysitter, the Internet is a drunk librarian who won’t shut up.” Dorothy Gambrell

“People rely on Wikipedia, and a lot of it is wrong. But because there it is on the Internet, they assume it’s right. Rumor gets printed as fact. We may have lost our critical facility as a nation.” Ben Mezrich

“Oh, Wikipedia, with your tension between those who would share knowledge and those who would destroy it.” John Green

“You are what you share.” Charles Leadbeater

“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

“The amount of control you have over somebody if you can monitor internet activity is amazing.” Tim Berners-Lee

“Whether in cave paintings or the latest uses of the Internet, human beings have always told their histories and truths through parable and fable. We are inveterate storytellers.” Beeban Kidron

“Don’t believe anything you read on the net. Except this. Well, including this, I suppose.” Douglas Adams

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6 comments

  1. McApple · September 1, 2016

    Nice!
    I love the Edward de Bono one.
    Thanks for sharing.

    Liked by 1 person

    • The Twentysomething Social Recluse · September 27, 2016

      Thanks McApple, I’m glad you enjoyed it! 🙂

      Liked by 1 person

  2. Doctor Jonathan · September 1, 2016

    These are wonderful quotes. They make us laugh, ponder and realize the humor might not be as funny as we think. Great post.

    Liked by 1 person

    • The Twentysomething Social Recluse · September 27, 2016

      Thank you Jonathan!

      Liked by 1 person

  3. iamwebecca · March 22, 2017

    Please follow me, I’m new to blogging xx

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  4. Alexithymia_Shubhi · March 22, 2017

    I liked Dorothy’s and Charles’s Quote 😀

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