“Social and digital media is a bullet train, and that bullet train is not coming home.” – Howard Schultz
“In an age of constant live connections, the central question of self-examination is drifting from ‘Who are you?’ towards ‘What are you doing?’” – Tom Chatfield
“The digital world offers us many advantages, but if we yield to that world too completely we may lose the privacy we need to develop a self. Activities that require time and careful attention, like serious reading, are at risk; we read less and skim more as the Internet occupies more of our lives.” – David Mikics
“Social media is an amazing tool, but it’s really the face-to-face interaction that makes a long-term impact.” – Felicia Day
“Social media is the ultimate equalizer. It gives a voice and a platform to anyone willing to engage.” – Amy Jo Martin
Published in English daily The Star, Malaysia, 25 April 2015
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