Larry Page quotes

Who the hell is Larry Page?

Lawrence Edward Page is the co-founder of Google, a company you might have heard of.

Larry Page quotes

“Almost everyone who has had an idea that's somewhat revolutionary or wildly successful was first told they're insane.”

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“Always deliver more than expected.”

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“Always work hard on something uncomfortably exciting.”

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“Anything you can imagine probably is doable, you just have to imagine it and work on it.”

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“As a society, on the larger questions we have, we're not making reasonable progress.”

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“Basically, our goal is to organize the world’s information and to make it universally accessible and useful.”

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“Good ideas are always crazy until they're not.”

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“Have a healthy disregard for the impossible.”

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“How exciting is it to come to work if the best you can do is trounce some other company that does roughly the same thing?”

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“I didn’t start out building a search engine. I just said, “Oh, the links on the Web are probably interesting. Why don’t we try doing something with that?” I was pretty lucky that it was a useful thing to do.”

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“I have a simple algorithm, which is, wherever you see paid researchers instead of grad students, that's not where you want to be doing research.”

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

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“If you have a product that’s really gaining a lot of usage, then it’s probably a good idea.”

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“If you’re changing the world, you’re working on important things. You’re excited to get up in the morning.”

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“If you’re not doing some things that are crazy, then you’re doing the wrong things.”

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“It is easier to make progress on mega-ambitious dreams. Since no one else is crazy enough to do it, you have little competition.”

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“it’s very hard to fail completely if you aim high enough.”

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“Many leaders of big organizations, I think, don't believe that change is possible. But if you look at history, things do change, and if your business is static, you're likely to have issues.”

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“Optimism is important. You have to be a little silly about the goals you are going to set. You should try to do things that most people would not do.”

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“Sometimes it’s important to wake up and stop dreaming. When a really great dream shows up, grab it.”

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“The increasing volume of information is just more opportunity to build better answers to questions. The more information you have, the better.”

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“The Star Trek computer doesn't seem that interesting. They ask it random questions, it thinks for a while. I think we can do better than that.”

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“You never lose a dream, it just incubates as a hobby.”

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