Jimmy Wales Quotes

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... view

By: Jimmy Wales

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... view

By: Jimmy Wales

Our growth rate continues to be staggering... view

By: Jimmy Wales

My original concept was to provide a free encyclopedia for every single person in the world... view

By: Jimmy Wales

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... view

By: Jimmy Wales

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... view

By: Jimmy Wales

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... view

By: Jimmy Wales

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... view

By: Jimmy Wales