Famous Quotes from Entrepreneurs, Inspiring and Motivating Quotes | Read Startups


  • "I find it best to dive right in and learn the hard way. "

    - Pete Cashmore, Founder, Mashable.

    • "You cannot rest the fate of your business and your personal livelihood on top of another person's platform."

      - Spencer Fry, Co-Founder, Carbonmade

      • "Anything that won't sell, I don't want to invent. Its sale is a proof of utility, and utility is success. "

        - Thomas Edison, Co-Founder, General Electric

        • "Lead from the back and let others believe they are in front."

          - Nelson Mandela

  • "Your biggest challenge will be building a great team. "

    - John Doerr

    • "Openly share and talk to people about your idea. Use their lack of interest or doubt to fuel your motivation to make it happen. "

      - Todd Garland, Founder, Buysellads

      • "You've found market price when buyers complain but still pay. "

        - Paul Graham, Co-Founder, Y combinator

        • "Average people push great people out of a company. "

          - Jason Calacanis, Founder, Mahalo