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


  • "That which does not kill you makes you stronger. "

    - Dave McClure, Founder, 500Startups

    • "There are lots of good reasons to abandon a project. Having a little competition is not one of them. "

      - Seth Godin, Founder, Squidoo

      • "It's not how much money we make that ultimately makes us happy between 9 and 5. It's whether our work fulfills us. "

        - Malcolm Gladwell, Author, The tipping point

        • "Running a startup is like being punched in the face repeatedly, but working for a large company is like being water boarded. "

          - Paul Graham, Co-Founder, Y Combinator

  • "Death is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside while still alive. Never surrender."

    - Tupac Shakur

    • "Get big quietly, so you don't tip off potential competitors. "

      - Chirs Dixon, Co-Founder, Hunch.

      • "You shouldn't focus on why you can't do something, which is what most people do. You should focus on why perhaps you can, and be one of the exceptions."

        - Steve Case, Co-Founder, AOL

        • "Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work. "

          - Thomas Edison, Co-Founder, General Electric