Internet Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old internet quotes, internet sayings, and internet proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

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

Noam Chomsky

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 global and seemingly omniscient, while iPods and phones are all microscopic workings encased in plastic blobjects. Compare that to a steam engine, where you can watch the pistons move and feel the heat of its boilers. I think we miss that visceral appeal of the machine.     

Scott Westerfeld

One of the internet's strengths is its ability to help consumers find the right needle in a digital haystack of data.     

Jared Sandberg

The internet is just a world passing notes around a classroom.     

Jon Stewart

There are no secrets on the internet.     

Paul Babicki

The internet is like alcohol in some sense. It accentuates what you would do anyway. If you want to be a loner, you can be more alone. If you want to connect, it makes it easier to connect.     

Esther Dyson

As a research tool, the internet is invaluable.     

Noam Chomsky

Information flow is what the internet is about. Information sharing is power. If you don't share your ideas, smart people can't do anything about them, and you'll remain anonymous and powerless.     

Vint Cerf

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

John Green

A journey of a thousand sites begins with a single click.     


The problem with this generation is that they believe in social media more than people.     

Shihab Kazi

The Internet is the most effective instrument we have for globalization.     

Milton Friedman

All I know is that the Internet will transform the world.     

Alfred D. Chandler, Jr.

I guess the internet and the power of people finding things out for themselves is great.     

Butch Walker

We are all now connected by the internet, like neurons in a giant brain.     

Stephen Hawking

The Internet provides a delivery system for pathological states of mind.     

Phillip Adams

The internet changes the structure of society all the time this massiveness made of individuals.     

Ai Weiwei

The Internet can empower groups whose aims are in fact antithetical to democracy.     

Evgeny Morozov

The internet is a telephone system that's gotten uppity.     

Clifford Stoll

The internet was crucial for our success. It is a great thing. It is a big democracy because people can choose what they like.     

Stjepan Hauser

The internet is the most powerful magnifier of slack ever invented.     


The Internet isn't free. It just has an economy that makes no sense to capitalism.     

Brad Shapcott

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 a giant international network of intelligent, informed computer enthusiasts, by which I mean, people without lives. We don't care. We have each other.     

Dave Barry

A lot of things you want to do as part of daily life can now be done over the Internet.     

Marc Andreessen

Just move to the Internet, its great here. We get to live inside where the weather is always awesome.     

John Green

Like most technology, the internet has mixed effects. It's a neutral instrument.     

Noam Chomsky

The internet is an élite organization; most of the population of the world has never even made a phone call.     

Noam Chomsky

You can't trust the internet.     

Nicollette Sheridan