November 26, 2015Lifestyle & mindset
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10 Inspirational Quotes About Successful Startups and Business Values

If you are in search of ideas and values to cleave to building your own business from the ground up you can learn pretty much from the entrepreneurs whose success is most obvious.


Guy Kawasaki, Silicon Valley marketing executive


Great companies start because the founders want to change the world… not make a fast buck.

John Assaraf, serial entrepreneur, brain researcher, and CEO of PraxisNow

If you want to earn a million bucks a year, eliminate mediocrity from your thinking and your life.

Brad Feld, entrepreneur, author, blogger, and venture capitalist at Foundry Group

Make sure the thing you are working on is something you love.


Sergey Brin, computer scientist, internet entrepreneur and Google Inc. co-founder

Obviously everyone wants to be successful, but I want to be looked back on as being very innovative, very trusted and ethical and ultimately making a big difference in the world.

Peter Thiel, entrepreneur, venture capitalist and PayPal co-founder

Of the six people who started PayPal, four had built bombs in high school.

Matt Mullenweg, online social media entrepreneur, web developer and WordPress founder

I don't have big ideas. I sometimes have small ideas, which seem to work out.

Steve Jobs, entrepreneur, visionary, inventor and Apple Inc. co-founder

Being the richest man in the cemetery doesn’t matter to me … Going to bed at night saying we’ve done something wonderful … that’s what matters to me.


Larry Page, computer scientist, internet entrepreneur and Google Inc. co-founder

If we were motivated by money, we would have sold the company a long time ago and ended up on a beach.

Mark Zuckerberg, computer programmer, Internet entrepreneur, Facebook co-founder, chairman and chief executive

Facebook was not originally created to be a company. It was built to accomplish a social mission - to make the world more open and connected.

Richard Branson, businessman, investor and Virgin Group founder

The brands that will thrive in the coming years are the ones that have a purpose beyond profit.

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