There’s nothing wrong with staying small. You can do big things with a small team.
Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning.
I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.
In the modern world of business, it is useless to be a creative, original thinker unless you can also sell what you create.
When you cease to dream you cease to live.
It’s not about ideas. It’s about making ideas happen.
I’m convinced that about half of what separates the successful entrepreneurs from the non-successful ones is pure perseverance.
I never set out to be CEO. I always set out to be a good team member, a good colleague.
To build a great company, which is a CEO's job, sometimes you have to stand up against conventional wisdom.
Teaching your employees something new creates an instant connection, and they will respect you for it. If you can do this in a job interview, you will be sure to attract the smartest people. Money doesn’t mean much to a lot of the smartest people in the world—they want to grow their intelligence rather than their wallet. If you show employees that they will progress intellectually in their career, and economically while at your company, then they will want to work for you.
When you innovate, you’ve got to be prepared for everyone telling you you’re nuts.
Don’t scratch your head saying there is no financing. With what you have, what can you do to achieve your goal? Investors like people who have taken that initiative