"Today's leading real-world retailer, Wal-Mart, uses software to power its logistics and distribution capabilities, which it has used to crush its competition."
"Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power."Marc Andreessen on Abraham Lincoln
"Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't."Marc Andreessen on Margaret Thatcher
"Knowledge will give you power, but character respect."Marc Andreessen on Bruce Lee
"All things are subject to interpretation whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth."Marc Andreessen on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character is power."Marc Andreessen on Booker T. Washington
"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."
"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."
"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."