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Data is a precious thing and will last longer ...
by Tim Berners-Lee

Data is a precious thing and will last longer than the systems themselves.
- Tim Berners-Lee

Anyone who has lost track of time when using a computer
knows the propensity to dream,
the urge to make dreams come true and the tendency to miss lunch.
- Tim Berners-Lee

The Web as I envisaged it, we have not seen it yet.
The future is still so much bigger than the past.
- Tim Berners-Lee

Web users ultimately want to get at data quickly and easily.
They don't care as much about attractive sites and pretty design.
- Tim Berners-Lee

 

Sites need to be able to interact in one single,
universal space.
- Tim Berners-Lee

You affect the world by what you browse.
- Tim Berners-Lee

The important thing is the diversity available on the Web.
- Tim Berners-Lee

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Compared even to the development of the phone or TV,
the Web developed very quickly.
- Tim Berners-Lee

Intellectual property is an important legal and cultural issue.
Society as a whole has complex issues to face here:
private ownership vs. open source, and so on.
- Tim Berners-Lee

Everybody who runs a Web site knows we're not assured of compatibility,
and we could end up with a split.
- Tim Berners-Lee

Any good software engineer will tell you that a compiler
and an interpreter are interchangeable.
- Tim Berners-Lee

When it comes to professionalism, it makes sense to
talk about being professional in IT.
Standards are vital so that IT professionals can provide systems that last.
- Tim Berners-Lee

The most important thing that was new was the idea of URI-or URL,
that any piece of information anywhere should have an identifier,
which will allow you to get hold of it.
- Tim Berners-Lee

IT professionals have a responsibility to understand
the use of standards and the importance of making Web
applications that work with any kind of device.
- Tim Berners-Lee

Most larger companies now see that for the market to grow,
Web infrastructure must be royalty-free.
- Tim Berners-Lee

The Mobile Web Initiative is important -
information must be made seamlessly available on any device.
- Tim Berners-Lee

I basically wrote the code and the specs and documentation
for how the client and server talked to each other.
- Tim Berners-Lee

Customers need to be given control of their own data-not
being tied into a certain manufacturer so that when
there are problems they are always obliged to go back to them.
- Tim Berners-Lee

The Web is now philosophical engineering.
Physics and the Web are both about the relationship
between the small and the large.
- Tim Berners-Lee

That idea of URL was the basic clue to the universality of the Web.
That was the only thing I insisted upon.
- Tim Berners-Lee

The Domain Name Server (DNS) is the Achilles heel of the Web.
The important thing is that it's managed responsibly.
- Tim Berners-Lee

I think IT projects are about supporting social systems-about
communications between people and machines.
They tend to fail due to cultural issues.
- Tim Berners-Lee

Celebrity damages private life.
- Tim Berners-Lee

In '93 to '94, every browser had its own flavor of HTML.
So it was very difficult to know what you could put
in a Web page and reliably have most of your readership see it.
- Tim Berners-Lee

We need diversity of thought in the world to face the new challenges.
- Tim Berners Lee

Web pages are designed for people.
For the Semantic Web, we need to look at existing databases.
- Tim Berners-Lee

Whatever the device you use for getting your information out,
it should be the same information.
- Tim Berners-Lee

Physicists analyze systems.
Web scientists, however, can create the systems.
- Tim Berners-Lee

The Semantic Web is not a separate Web but an extension of the current one,
in which information is given well-defined meaning,
better enabling computers and people to work in cooperation.
- Tim Berners-Lee

We could say we want the Web to reflect a vision of
the world where everything is done democratically.
To do that, we get computers to talk with each other
in such a way as to promote that ideal.
- Tim Berners-Lee

The challenge is to manage the Web in an open way-not too much bureaucracy,
not subject to political or commercial pressures.
The U.S.
should demonstrate that it is prepared to share control with the world.
- Tim Berners-Lee

We shouldn't build a technology to colour,
or grey out, what people say.
The media in general is balanced, although there are
a lot of issues to be addressed that the media rightly pick up on.
- Tim Berners-Lee

What is a Web year now, about three months? And when
people can browse around,
discover new things, and download them fast,
when we all have agents - then Web years could slip
by before human beings can notice.
- Tim Berners-Lee

The Google algorithm was a significant development.
I've had thank-you emails from people whose lives have
been saved by information on a medical website or who
have found the love of their life on a dating website.
- Tim Berners-Lee

Data is not information, information is not knowledge,
knowledge is not understanding, understanding is not wisdom.
- Clifford Stoll

We're entering a new world in which data may be more important than software.
- Tim O'Reilly

We need a data network that can easily carry voice,
instead of what we have today, a voice network struggling to carry data.
- Reed Hundt

People are stunned to hear that one company has data
files on 185 million Americans.
- Ralph Nader

Some 43 percent of voters in union households voted
for President Bush in 2004,
according to exit poll data.
- Linda Chavez

Startling, and alarming to many, is the conclusion
that follows from these data that if all people were treated the same,
most average race differences would not disappear.
- J. Philippe Rushton

The point here is that physics followed the data where it seemed to lead,
even though some thought the model gave aid and comfort to religion.
- Michael Behe

Data is what distinguishes the dilettante from the artist.
- George V. Higgins

The level of ignorance is declining,
and the ability to accumulate data and manipulate it
for various ends is increasing.
- Bruce Sterling

TIA was being used by real users, working on real data -
foreign data.
Data where privacy is not an issue.
- John Poindexter

Reliable data on the outsourcing of American jobs is
sorely missing from the debate on globalization.
- Dan Lipinski

If you look at the data, the inner city that was the
riot zone lost 55,000 jobs in the ten years from 1992 to 2002,
instead of gaining a surplus of 50,000.
- Tom Hayden

The price of freedom is eternal vigilance.
Don't store unnecessary data, keep an eye on what's happening,
and don't take unnecessary risks.
- Chris Bell

There has been a substitution of ideology for fact
and scientific and engineering data in this administration.
- Vinton Cerf

There will be hundreds of new companies that will be
created to develop these very simple data devices.
- David Rose

If you exchange information internationally,
you must strengthen data protection.
Those are two sides of the same coin.
- Gijs de Vries

The scanning of barcodes, or the reading of RFID transponders,
generates data that is used in a software package to
provide management or control information.
- Mike Marsh

In seven to ten years video traffic on the Internet
will exceed data and voice traffic combined.
- Bob Metcalfe

The amount of data and analysis available for free
is a true example of information explosion has leveled
the playing field for individual investors.
- Maria Bartiromo

I consider high-speed data transmission an invention
that became a major innovation.
It changed the way we all communicate.
- Dean Kamen

It is a capital mistake to theorize before one has data.
- Arthur Conan Doyle

And we invested three hundred thousand dollars,
became the lead investor and I became Chairman of the
Board of Scientific Data Systems,
as I was at Intel for a while.
- Arthur Rock

The falsification of scientific data or analysis is always a serious matter.
- Ed Markey

Our criteria for good data feeds are that they need
to be dynamic enough to be interesting,
something that users want to attune to throughout the day,
etc.
- David Rose

As a medical doctor, it is my duty to evaluate the
situation with as much data as I can gather and as
much expertise as I have and as much experience as
I have to determine whether or not the wish of the
patient is medically justified.
- Jack Kevorkian

I think he is an extremely accessible character.
In Data there is no potential for cruelty.
- Brent Spiner

Life is made up of a series of judgments on insufficient data,
and if we waited to run down all our doubts,
it would flow past us.
- Learned Hand

The key fact missed most often by social scientists
utilizing documentary films for data,
is this: documentary films are not found or reported things;
they're made things.
- Bruce Jackson

Yes, Data is hairless but I am not.
And we are both anatomically correct.
- Brent Spiner

The data, however, do indicate that Christians who
see Jews through a 17th-century lens,
believing that most are thoroughly religious,
are thoroughly wrong.
- Marvin Olasky

Experts often possess more data than judgment.
- Colin Powell

When science and the Bible differ, science has obviously misinterpreted its data.
- Henry M. Morris

When you live in a networked environment,
it's possible to separate data from applications.
- Stephen Cambone

Education is not the piling on of learning,
information, data, facts, skills, or abilities -
that's training or instruction -
but is rather making visible what is hidden as a seed.
- Thomas More

We are not at the same place we were in 1973.
This country today is drifting, moving steadily towards
the pro-life position because the data is with us.
- Randall Terry

Errors using inadequate data are much less than those using no data at all.
- Charles Babbage

If I'm not mistaken, I think Data was the comic relief on the show.
- Brent Spiner


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