can do anything
"Just Do It."
"Don't be afraid to look stupid. The more you are willing to look stupid and learn, the more you succeed."
"I love Peter Luger, The High Line, and how NYC has transformed to be a powerful technology hub."
"Pursue your Passion"
"Always keep your hands in the dirt."
"I believe in a thing called love / Just listen to the rhythm of my heart."
"Twitter is just a passing fad, interpreted scripting languages are here to stay."
"I think it's unfair Hasbro is the only company that makes Monopoly."
"I'm your huckleberry."
"Success is never final, failure is never fatal. It's courage that counts."
"Think strategically. Plan tactically. Live urgently."
"Luck is when preparation meets
"fighting an uphill battle against capitalization. "
"Life is uncertain. Don't sip."
"I like to be scared at least once a week"
"Life shrinks and expands in proportion to one's courage - Anais Nin"
"Don't be afraid to go out on a limb. It's where all the fruit is. - Shirley MacLaine"
"I have been enjoying getting immersed into the vibrant culture of Silicone "Alley."
"Be at the right place at the right time. For us, it was Facebook."
"Cogito ergo sum"
"The brave might not live very long, but the cautious don't live at all."
"Entry to the mind is through emotion, not logic."
"It’s not how good you are, It’s how good you want to be - Paul Arden"
"Most people miss opportunity when it knocks bc it comes dressed in overalls, looking suspiciously like work. - Edison"
"Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced."
"A major key to success in building your business is always partnerships!"
"Life is for living, not just surviving."
"[Insert lengthy, potentially fake sounding story here]. True story."
"Ideas = dime/dozen. Execution = |matters|."
"I have fun making web apps for markets that have no data. Hence, SeatGeek."
"I failed my way to success. - Thomas Edison"
"Nothing extraordinary is ever achieved through ordinary means."
"Scientists are saying the future is going to be far more futuristic than they originally predicted."
"Imagine, aha!, do, momentum"
"New York is simultaneously the best and worst of everything. Being successful here is finding all of the best parts."
"You just have to accept that some days you are the pigeon, and some days you are the statue. - David Brent "
"You guys are the most annoying people on earth."
"Small steps are not enough."
"Vision over Visibility."
"Bite off more than you can chew, then chew it."
"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 "
"I have this idea..."
"Happiness is neither virtue nor pleasure nor this thing nor that, but simply growth, We are happy when we are growing. - Yeats"
"I love helping entrepreneurs and I'm proud to be the banker in a startup t-shirt, sneakers, and a hoodie. "
"expect nothing. earn everything."
"Strangers are the new black."
"I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have. - Thomas Jefferson"
"Be excellent to each other!"
"When you assume you make an ass out of you and your investors. Show me the data."
"From an evolutionary perspective, the smarter the animal, the more it plays"
"We've Only Just Begun"
"You rarr what you eat"
"Our march to freedom is irreversible. We must not allow fear to stand in our way. - Mandela"
"You get the right guys to play the right things at the right time and you got a motherfucker. - Miles Davis "
"Eat well and prosper."
"Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm. - Ralph Waldo Emerson"
"I'm always doing things I don't know how to do, that's how I get to do them"
"It's been real, except for the times that were fake. - Jeff Lawrence"
"If someone’s not saying no to you everyday, you’re not pushing hard enough"
"Oh, sweet serendipity!"
""I make things happen, and love every minute of it."
"I'd rather regret the things I have done than the things that I haven't."
"Flying is learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss. - Douglas Adams"
"Commuters give the city its tidal restlessness; natives give it solidity and continuity; but the settlers give it passion."
"Life is not about finding yourself, it's about creating yourself. - George Bernard Shaw"
"No guts, no glory"
"Only dead fish go with the flow."
"That's a happy problem!"
"People will stare. Make it worth their while."
"Much like myself, the Internet's been since around since the 80s."
"The future is unwritten."
"I want to put a ding in the universe. - Steve Jobs"
"Why would you ask me that? Who wants to do the dishes?"
"If you love anything you have the capacity to love everything."
"Real artists ship. - Steve Jobs"
"I go through life like a Karate Kid - Britney Spears "
"If you're not the lead dog, the view is always the same."
"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"
"Rock star is my backup plan."
"They are only into it to get radical, they'll never understand the spiritual side of it. -Bodhi"
"When you come to a fork in the road, take it. - Yogi Berra"
"If it makes me a little bit nervous, I'm probably game."
"2nd place is for losers..."
"You look good today."
"Give me a museum and I'll fill it. - Pablo Picasso"
"You're doing better than you think, but not as well as you could be."
"Life is a journey - every day should be lived as a story worth being told."
"It won't happen overnight. But it will happen."
"As you grow older, you'll realize that the only things you regret are the things you didn't do. - Zachary Scott"
"Starting small is better than not starting at all."
"I am hoping that I can be known as a great engineer and entrepreneur some day, rather than a sex symbol."
"...all in all and on the whole: some day I wish to be only a Yes-sayer. - Nietzsche"
"Live your dream and wear your passion"
"Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined. - Henry David Thoreau"
"I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have. - Thomas Jefferson"
"Don't dream it, be it. - Frank N. Furter"
"It's amazing what happens when you decide to unplug the internet, take out your headphones, and see where the quiet takes you."
"Only a boring person is bored by himself."
"Stay hungry. Stay foolish."
"Everything is better with a brass section or buffalo sauce."
"There is nothing wrong with sending an email at 3:00AM."
"This is so much fun. "
"I love getting things done, and I laugh at my own jokes."
"There are some days that catch the light, days like diamonds."
"One idea at a time. Preferably one you love."
"Dream Big, You May Never Wake Up - Snoop"
"Embrace competition. Its here to stay... and thank goodness for that."
"We live in the future. Advancements in neuroscience have reached new levels. Why aren't we learning things 10x faster yet?"
"Don't be inspired, stay inspired."
"JFDI - Mark Suster, Dave Cancel, et al"
"Life is like a game of cards. The hand you are dealt is determinism; the way you play it is free will. - Jawaharial Nehru"
"You can only expect as much as you can imagine."
"Twitter & Facebook aren't just communication tools. They are gateways to being social and having your voice heard."
"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."
"Try to give people what they would want if they knew what was possible. Or just give them what they ask for."
"All I want to be is someone that makes new things and thinks about them."
"An ounce of action is worth a ton of theory. Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. - Ralph Waldo Emerson"
"What we do in life echoes in eternity."
"There's no such thing as a free lunch. - Milton Friedman"
"The future ain't what it used to be. - Yogi Berra"
"The soul of Man must quicken to creation. - T.S. Eliot"
"Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect. - Mark Twain"
"Less talking about ideas, more actually building those ideas."
"Trust your gut."
"Have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. They somehow already know what you truly want to become - Steve Jobs"
"Well, what if there is no tomorrow? There wasn't one today. - Phil Connors"
"pursuing passion and helping visionaries turn nothing into something."