"Perfection is achieved, not when there is nothing more to add, but when there is nothing left to take away. "
- Antoine de Saint-Exupery
"When I'm old and dying, I plan to look back on my life and say "wow, that was an adventure", not "wow, I sure felt safe.""
- Tom Preston-Werner, Co-Founder, Github
"Experience is great but never let it stand in the way of progress. "
- Boris Veldhuijzen van Zanten, Co-Founder, The next web
"Use your own experiences and pain points to identify an opportunity. Be arrogant thinking you can do it better than others. "
- Chris Hughes, Co-Founder, Facbook
"To be successful, you have to have quantity of quality. "
- Mark Frauenfelder, Co-Founder, Boing Boing
"Don't let people tell you your ideas are stupid - if you're passionate about something, find a way to build it. "
- Dennis Crowley, Co-Founder, Foursquare.
"We watch our competitors, learn from them, see things that they were doing for customers and copy those things as much as we can. "
- Jeff Bezos, Founder, Amazon.
"Change the world. Build a business. Have fun. "
- Evan Williams, Co-Founder, Twitter