Over many years, we have captured a long list of quotes which Early Stage companies may find inspiring. Among other things, a thoughtful quote can make a great launching point for a presentation --- to customers, investors or your team. Feel free to peruse our extensive library below. If something resonates for any reason, feel free to download or print them. Each quote has been formatted for use in a presentation.
The future is already here, it’s just not evenly distributed.
William Gibson
William Gibson
American-Canadian Fiction Writer
Even if the situation or challenge is very complex, usually the simplest solution is the one to go with.
Roxanne Quimby
Roxanne Quimby
Founder, Burt's Bees
Fear is an excellent motivator. I find that it really brings out the true ingenuity of a creature.
M. D. Elster
Author, “Four Kings”
I have full confidence in your courage, devotion to duty and skill in battle. We will accept nothing less than full victory!
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Dwight D. Eisenhower
American Army General, Statesman and 34th U.S. President
Corporations don’t have morals.
Gordon Wade
Gordon Wade
Vice President/General Manager Nestle Purina North America
Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.
Winston Churchill
Winston Churchill
English Statesman
I not only use all the brains I have, but all I can borrow.
Woodrow Wilson
Woodrow Wilson
28th U.S. President
I just invent, then wait until man comes around to needing what I’ve invented.
Buckminster Fuller
Buckminster Fuller
American Architect, Systems Theorist, Author, Designer, Investor and Futurist
They tried to be too clever, and that was their undoing.
Agatha Christie
Agatha Christie
English Author
Our company is guided by three deeply held beliefs: That brands with purpose grow, companies with purpose last and people with purpose thrive.
Alan Jope
Alan Jope
CEO, Unilever