“Especially in technology, we need revolutionary change, not incremental change.”

Larry Page

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“We have a mantra: don’t be evil, which is to do the best things we know how for our users, for our customers, for everyone. So I think if we were known for that, it would be a wonderful thing.”

Larry Page

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“If you ask an economist what’s driven economic growth, it’s been major advances in things that mattered – the mechanization of farming, mass manufacturing, things like that. The problem is, our society is not organized around doing that.”

Larry Page

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“We can’t have democracy if we’re having to protect you and our users from the government over stuff we’ve never had a conversation about. We need to know what the parameters are, what kind of surveillance the government is going to do, and how and why.”

~ Larry Page

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“I like going to Burning Man, for example. An environment where people can try new things. I think as technologists we should have some safe places where we can try out new things and figure out the effect on society. What’s the effect on people, without having to deploy it to the whole world.”

~ Larry Page

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“It’s quite complicated and sounds circular, but we’ve worked out a way of calculate a Web site’s importance.”

~ Larry Page

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“I can’t really comment on rumours.”

Larry Page

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“Big companies have always needed and cooperated in areas where it made sense.”

~ Larry Page

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“Computing is kind of a mess. Your computer doesn’t know where you are. It doesn’t know what you’re doing. It doesn’t know what you know.”

~ Larry Page

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“Most people think companies are basically evil. They get a bad rap. And I think that’s somewhat correct.”

~ Larry Page

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“If you say you want to automate cars and save people’s lives, the skills you need for that aren’t taught in any particular discipline. I know – I was interested in working on automating cars when I was a Ph.D. student in 1995.”

~ Larry Page

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