show me founders who can do anything located

Matthew J. Shampine

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"Trust your gut."

Jesse Middleton

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"Why would you ask me that? Who wants to do the dishes?"

Kyle Bragger

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"Less talking about ideas, more actually building those ideas."

Eric Tarn

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"Twitter is just a passing fad, interpreted scripting languages are here to stay."

Amanda Peyton

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"Strangers are the new black."

Patrick Chen

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"Stay hungry. Stay foolish."

Spencer Fry

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"One idea at a time. Preferably one you love."

Yin Yin Chan

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"You guys are the most annoying people on earth."

Brian Wang

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"Small steps are not enough."

David Fano

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"Starting small is better than not starting at all."

Tawheed Kader (TK)

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"Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect. - Mark Twain"

Joel Spolsky

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"The best answer we could come up with was, let’s make the damn thing free, and get some VC somewhere to pay for it."

Jeremy Fisher

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"You rarr what you eat"

Cameron Brain

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"You're doing better than you think, but not as well as you could be."

John F. Laramie

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"Just Do It."

Ryan Charles

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"I think it's unfair Hasbro is the only company that makes Monopoly."

Scott Belsky

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"Nothing extraordinary is ever achieved through ordinary means."

Shauna Mei

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"Imagine, aha!, do, momentum"

Mike LaValle

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"If it makes me a little bit nervous, I'm probably game."

Jack Groetzinger

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"I have fun making web apps for markets that have no data. Hence, SeatGeek."

Cheryl Yeoh

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"I'd rather regret the things I have done than the things that I haven't."

Brian Schechter

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"...all in all and on the whole: some day I wish to be only a Yes-sayer. - Nietzsche"

Aaron Schildkrout

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"Try to give people what they would want if they knew what was possible. Or just give them what they ask for."

Sam Rosen

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"We've Only Just Begun"

Marissa Evans

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"From an evolutionary perspective, the smarter the animal, the more it plays"

Abe Safdie

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"There are some days that catch the light, days like diamonds."

Mike Oliver

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"All I want to be is someone that makes new things and thinks about them."

Richard Talens

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"[Insert lengthy, potentially fake sounding story here]. True story."

Jacob Brody

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"I love helping entrepreneurs and I'm proud to be the banker in a startup t-shirt, sneakers, and a hoodie. "

Jordy Leiser

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"Life is uncertain. Don't sip."

Aaron Gibralter

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"Our march to freedom is irreversible. We must not allow fear to stand in our way. - Mandela"

Rachel Sklar

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"Don't dream it, be it. - Frank N. Furter"

Suraj Patel

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"Much like myself, the Internet's been since around since the 80s."

Scott Carleton

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"Flying is learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss. - Douglas Adams"

Adam Neary

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"JFDI - Mark Suster, Dave Cancel, et al"

Manny Mars

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"Embrace competition. Its here to stay... and thank goodness for that."

Anatoliy Telis

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"2nd place is for losers..."

Mike Dirolf

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"You look good today."

Antonia Abraham

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"Only dead fish go with the flow."

Geoffrey Weg

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"There is nothing wrong with sending an email at 3:00AM."

Murat Aktihanoglu

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"Well, what if there is no tomorrow? There wasn't one today. - Phil Connors"

Walter Chen

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"I believe in a thing called love / Just listen to the rhythm of my heart."

Nik Bonaddio

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"Success is never final, failure is never fatal. It's courage that counts."

Noah Dinkin

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"Luck is when preparation meets opportunity."

Stephen Klenert

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""I make things happen, and love every minute of it."

Mitchell Reichgut

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"Most people miss opportunity when it knocks bc it comes dressed in overalls, looking suspiciously like work. - Edison"

Robert Boyle

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"Do something."

Michael Horn

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"Eat well and prosper."

Charlie Robbins

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"New York is simultaneously the best and worst of everything. Being successful here is finding all of the best parts."

Cecilia Pagkalinawan

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"Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced."

Aaron Price

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"Ideas = dime/dozen. Execution = |matters|."

Jessica Lawrence

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"As you grow older, you'll realize that the only things you regret are the things you didn't do. - Zachary Scott"

Brannon McAllister

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"Commuters give the city its tidal restlessness; natives give it solidity and continuity; but the settlers give it passion."

Clay Hebert

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"Real artists ship. - Steve Jobs"

Ben Fisher

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"Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm. - Ralph Waldo Emerson"

Reece Pacheco

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"expect nothing. earn everything."

Christy Purington

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"If you're not the lead dog, the view is always the same."

Gerrit Hall

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"The soul of Man must quicken to creation. - T.S. Eliot"

Andrew Cohen

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"We live in the future. Advancements in neuroscience have reached new levels. Why aren't we learning things 10x faster yet?"

Barbara Pantuso

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"Oh, sweet serendipity!"

Cezary Pietrzak

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"I love getting things done, and I laugh at my own jokes."

Andrew F. Chen

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"Life is a journey - every day should be lived as a story worth being told."

Lori Cheek

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"Life is like a game of cards. The hand you are dealt is determinism; the way you play it is free will. - Jawaharial Nehru"

Ron J. Williams

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"When you assume you make an ass out of you and your investors. Show me the data."

Emily Lutzker

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"I have this idea..."

Dave Cascino

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"They are only into it to get radical, they'll never understand the spiritual side of it. -Bodhi"

David Lee

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"Always keep your hands in the dirt."

Kyle Westaway

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"Vision over Visibility."

Willem Bult

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"No guts, no glory"

Rush Doshi

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"It won't happen overnight. But it will happen."

Joshua Keay

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"It's amazing what happens when you decide to unplug the internet, take out your headphones, and see where the quiet takes you."

Trevor Owens

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"Always Faithful"

Amit Klein

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"When you come to a fork in the road, take it. - Yogi Berra"

Jerry Guo

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"No brandcuffs"

Mimi Nguyen

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"I go through life like a Karate Kid - Britney Spears "

Karen Moon

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"Life is not about finding yourself, it's about creating yourself. - George Bernard Shaw"

Travis Choma

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"The future is unwritten."

Adam Sachs

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"You just have to accept that some days you are the pigeon, and some days you are the statue. - David Brent "

Chris Carella

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"The future ain't what it used to be. - Yogi Berra"

Grace Ng

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"Live your dream and wear your passion"

Jason Fertel

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"I am hoping that I can be known as a great engineer and entrepreneur some day, rather than a sex symbol."

Brett Martin

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"It's been real, except for the times that were fake. - Jeff Lawrence"

Greg Galant

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"You get the right guys to play the right things at the right time and you got a motherfucker. - Miles Davis   "

Derek Flanzraich

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"I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have. - Thomas Jefferson"

Gary Vaynerchuk

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"Family first."

adam leibsohn

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"we are all interested in the future, for that is where you and i are going to spend the rest of our lives. - woody allen "

Lawrence Chernin

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"Cogito ergo sum"

Sarah Judd Welch

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"You can only expect as much as you can imagine."

Brandon Evans

209-brandon-evans
"Dream Big, You May Never Wake Up - Snoop"

Avi Flombaum

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"If you love anything you have the capacity to love everything."

Kelly Sutton

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"I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have. - Thomas Jefferson"

Tarek Pertew

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"Entry to the mind is through emotion, not logic."

Audrey Tan

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"Don't be inspired, stay inspired."

Heather John

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"Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined. - Henry David Thoreau"

Sean Coughlin

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"I'm your huckleberry."

Alessandra Lariu

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"I like to be scared at least once a week"

Shane Snow

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"Be excellent to each other!"

John Gist

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"Give me a museum and I'll fill it. - Pablo Picasso"

Randolph K. Adler, Jr.

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"Pursue your Passion"

Kellee Khalil

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"It’s not how good you are, It’s how good you want to be - Paul Arden"

Rafael Balbi

254-rafael-balbi
"pursuing passion and helping visionaries turn nothing into something."

Paul Molluzzo

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"Relax!"

Keith Petri

258-keith-petri
"That's a happy problem!"

Kingsley Harris

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"Keep grinding."

Jeremy Cohen

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"If someone’s not saying no to you everyday, you’re not pushing hard enough"

Harrison Kratz

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"Twitter & Facebook aren't just communication tools. They are gateways to being social and having your voice heard."

Duy Huynh

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"I love Peter Luger, The High Line, and how NYC has transformed to be a powerful technology hub."

Megan Janel Zimmer

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"I'm always doing things I don't know how to do, that's how I get to do them"

Cliff Lerner

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"Be at the right place at the right time. For us, it was Facebook."

Caren Maio

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"People will stare. Make it worth their while."

Nayia Moysidis

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"The brave might not live very long, but the cautious don't live at all."

Anna Akbari, PhD

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"Happiness is neither virtue nor pleasure nor this thing nor that, but simply growth, We are happy when we are growing. - Yeats"

Ryan Bednar

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"I failed my way to success. - Thomas Edison"

Michael Mandel

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"Bite off more than you can chew, then chew it."

Alex Binkley

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"Only a boring person is bored by himself."

Zeb Dropkin

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"An ounce of action is worth a ton of theory. Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. - Ralph Waldo Emerson"

Chitra Agrawal

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"Don't be afraid to go out on a limb. It's where all the fruit is. - Shirley MacLaine"

Nick Balletta

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"Think strategically. Plan tactically. Live urgently."

Mike Howe

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"Have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. They somehow already know what you truly want to become - Steve Jobs"

Sandeep Ayyappan

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"I've never envied someone who led an easy life; I have envied many people who led difficult lives and led them well. - Teddy Roosevelt"

Jonathon Ende

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"I have been enjoying getting immersed into the vibrant culture of Silicone "Alley."

Austin Evarts

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"Don't be afraid to look stupid. The more you are willing to look stupid and learn, the more you succeed."

Rachit Shukla

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"I want to put a ding in the universe. - Steve Jobs"

Jonathan Moyal

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"This is so much fun. "

Seth Porges

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"Scientists are saying the future is going to be far more futuristic than they originally predicted."

justin j. moses

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"fighting an uphill battle against capitalization. "

Bjorn Roche

321-bjorn-roche
"Rock star is my backup plan."

Chelsey Bingham

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"Life shrinks and expands in proportion to one's courage - Anais Nin"

Jesse Podell

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"Life is for living, not just surviving."

Matt Hogan

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"There's no such thing as a free lunch. - Milton Friedman"

Jonathan Wasserstrum

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"Everything is better with a brass section or buffalo sauce."

Sean Barkulis

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"A major key to success in building your business is always partnerships!"

Malcolm Ong

336-malcolm-ong
"What we do in life echoes in eternity."