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


  • "Things that annoy me, end up fuelling my ideas. "

    - Josh James, Co-Founder, Omniture.

    • "Act confident, even when you're not. "

      - Larry Ellison, Co-Founder, Oracle

      • "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

        • "If I had asked my customers what they wanted, they would have said a faster horse. "

          - Henry Ford, Founder, Ford

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

    - Spencer Fry, Co-Founder, Carbonmade

    • "The biggest problem for entrepreneurs when they start a company is that they tend to listen too much to friends. "

      - Peter Shankman, Founder, Haro

      • "In a startup, absolutely nothing happens unless you make it happen."

        - Marc Andreessen, Co-founder, Andreesen Howritz

        • "People do make judgments of trust on appearance - in the real world and online. "

          - Aaron Patzer, Founder, Mint