"Our combination of great research universities, a pro-risk business culture, deep pools of innovation-seeking equity capital and reliable business and contract law is unprecedented and unparalleled in the world."
"Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect."Marc Andreessen on Mark Twain
"The hardest thing to understand in the world is the income tax."Marc Andreessen on Albert Einstein
"There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure."Marc Andreessen on Colin Powell
"Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all."Marc Andreessen on Dale Carnegie
"If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance."Marc Andreessen on Abraham Lincoln
"When I started Netscape I was brand new out of college and all the aspects of building a business, like balance sheets and hiring people, were new to me."
"Perhaps the single most dramatic example of this phenomenon of software eating a traditional business is the suicide of Borders and corresponding rise of Amazon."
"Newspapers with declining circulations can complain all they want about their readers and even say they have no taste. But you will still go out of business over time. A newspaper is not a public trust - it has a business model that either works or it doesn't."
"The days when a car aficionado could repair his or her own car are long past, due primarily to the high software content."
"Ten to 20 years out, driving your car will be viewed as equivalently immoral as smoking cigarettes around other people is today."