1. The only way to do great work is to love what you do. —Steve Jobs
“Even if you don’t
have the perfect idea to begin with, you can likely adapt.” —Victoria Ransom,
Wildfire Interactive co-founder
good. No marketing effort or social media buzzword can be a substitute for
that.” —Anthony Volodkin.
4. “When you find an idea that you just can’t stop thinking about, that’s probably a good one to pursue.” —Josh James.
5. “Money is like gasoline during a road trip. You don’t want to run out of gas on your trip, but you’re not doing a tour of gas stations.” —Tim O’Reilly, O’Reilly Media founder
Don’t judge each
day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant. —Robert Louis
6. “It’s not about ideas. It’s about making ideas happen.” —Scott Belsky.
thoughts and you change your world. —Norman Vincent Peale
The question isn’t
who is going to let me; it’s who is going to stop me. —Ayn Rand
If you hear a voice
within you say "you cannot paint," then by all means paint and that
voice will be silenced. —Vincent Van Gogh
Build your own
dreams, or someone else will hire you to build theirs. —Farrah Gray
11. Stop waiting for the big break, start working for the small gains, chances are that over time, the small gains will become a big break - J.C Ayoka.
12. “Nothing works better than
just improving your product.” —Joel Spolsky
13. “It’s not that we need new
ideas, but we need to stop having old ideas.” —Edwin Land,
14.“We are currently not
planning on conquering the world.” —Sergey Brin,
15. “Get big quietly, so you
don’t tip off potential competitors.” —Chris Dixon, Andreesen
16. “It’s hard to do a really
good job on anything you don’t think about in the shower.” —Paul Graham,
17. “If you’re interested in the living heart of
what you do, focus on building things rather than talking about them.” —Ryan
18. “Entrepreneur is someone
who has a vision for something and a want to create.” —David Karp,
19.“Best startups generally
come from somebody needing to scratch an itch.” —Michael Arrington,
20. “I don’t think an economic
slump will hurt good ideas.” —Rob Kalin,
21. “The last 10% it takes to
launch something takes as much energy as the first 90%.” —Rob Kalin,
22. Don’t play games that you
don’t understand, even if you see lots of other people making money from them.”
23. “Ideas are easy.
Implementation is hard.” —Guy Kawasaki,
24. “Every day that we spent
not improving our products was a wasted day.” —Joel Spolsky, Stack Overflow
“I doubt I’ll ever go back to corporate work.
Once you see the light, there is no turning back.” —Magnus Jepson,