Matt Mullenweg — American Businessman born on January 11, 1984,

Matthew Charles "Matt" Mullenweg is an American online social media entrepreneur, web developer and musician living in San Francisco. He is best known for developing the free and open source web software WordPress, now managed by The WordPress Foundation. His professional blog is, a domain hack... (wikipedia)

If you think of the ideas of open source applied to information in an encyclopedia, you get to Wikipedia - lots and lots of small contributions that bubble up to something that's meaningful.
If you want to be good at something, you really have to work at it every single day. You have to work hard at the things that are hard. Otherwise you are just treading water.
We focus on two things when hiring. First, find the best people you can in the world. And second, let them do their work. Just get out of their way.
For me, open source is a moral thing.
If I were to wish for two things, they would be as much bandwidth as possible and ridiculously fast browser engines.