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The co-founder of the popular search engine, Google, Larry Page has achieved great success in his career through his knowledge, hard work, and dedication.

Besides being the CEO of Google, Larry Page has also been the CEO of Alphabet Inc. Even today, he continues to be associated with the company.

Early on in life, at the age of 12, Larry Page knew that he wanted to be an entrepreneur and he strived to work toward that dream in the future. An interesting fact about him is that he sowed the seeds of a search engine during his doctorate at Stanford University. Moreover, the initial version of Google was available on the Stanford University website. And the rest, as we all know, is history. So, let us go through some Larry Page quotes to get us some motivation to establish the fact that if we work hard, nothing is impossible.

Larry Page Quotes About Entrepreneurship

Establishing such a successful company is no easy task. Let's read some Larry Page quotes on entrepreneurship!

"You treat people with respect, they tend to return the favor to the company."

"Lots of companies don't succeed over time. What do they fundamentally do wrong? They usually miss the future. I try to focus on that: What is the future really going to be?"

"Small groups of people can have a really huge impact."

"There are basically no companies that have good slow decisions. There are only companies that have good fast decisions."
 

"Anyone can be able to achieve their dreams, and that's what this organization does."
 

"Big companies have always needed and cooperated in areas where it made sense." 
 

"You need to get one thing done well, or else you don't have permission to do anything else." 
- 'Google CEO: Steve Jobs Criticized Us For Doing Too Much Stuff by Lisa Eadicicco', www.businessinsider.com, July 7, 2014.

"If we were motivated by money, we would have sold the company a long time ago and ended up on a beach"
- Google Press Day, May 10, 2006, Mountain View, California.

"If we are not trusted, we have no business."

"You may think using Google's great, but I still think it's terrible." 
- 'D-Day For The Techno-Elite by Polly Labarre', www.fastcompany.com, August 1, 2003.

"My job as a leader is to make sure everybody in the company has great opportunities, and that they feel they're having a meaningful impact and are contributing to the good of society."
 

Larry Page Quotes On Technology And Innovation

Some insights into modern-day technology and innovation by Larry Page!

(Larry Page co-founded 'Google' along with Sergey Brin)

"Always work hard on something uncomfortably exciting."
 

"We should be building great things that don't exist. As we go forward, I hope we're going to continue to use technology to make really big differences in how people live and work."
- 'With I/O Speech, Larry Page Reminds Us Why Google Rules Tech by Michael V Copeland and Marcus Wohlsen', www.wired.com, May 16, 2013.

"You have to combine both things: invention and innovation focus, plus the company that can commercialize things and gets them to people."
 

"Excellence matters and technology advances so fast that the potential for improvement is tremendous. So, since becoming CEO again, I've pushed hard to increase our velocity, improve our execution, and focus on the big bets that will make a difference in the world."
 

"Coming up with an idea is the least important part of creating something great. It has to be the right idea and have good taste, but the execution and delivery are what's key. Any conversation I have about innovation starts with the ultimate goal."
 

"Artificial intelligence would be the ultimate version of Google. The ultimate search engine that would understand everything on the Web. It would understand exactly what you wanted, and it would give you the right thing. We're nowhere near doing that now. However, we can get incrementally closer to that, and that is basically what we work on."
- 'Founding CEO Of Google Inc. The Academy Of Achievement Interview', www.achievement.org, October 28, 2000.

"Sergey and I founded Google because we're super optimistic about the potential for technology to make the world a better place."
 

"Technology should do the hard work so people can do the things that make them the happiest in life." 
- 'Larry Page Lays Out His Vision For The Future: We're Only At 1% Of What's Possible by Nicholas Carlson', www.businessinsider.com, May 15, 2013.

"Our goal is to organize the world's information and to make it universally accessible and useful."

"One of our big goals in search is to make search that really understands exactly what you want, understands everything in the world. As computer scientists, we call that artificial intelligence."

"Everyone wants to be successful, but I want to be looked back on as very innovative, very trusted and ethical and ultimately making a big difference in the world."

"People are starving in the world, not because we don't have enough food, but because we're not organized. And computers are part of that."

Larry Page Quotes On Motivation And Success

Let's get inspired by Larry Page's thoughts on how to traverse through life!

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

"It's very hard to fail completely if you aim high enough."

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

"Optimism is important. You have to be a little silly about the goals you are going to set."

"The only way you are going to have success is to have lots of failures first."

"My goal is for Google to lead, not follow."

"You don't need to have a 100-person company to develop that idea."

"It is often easier to make progress on mega-ambitious dreams. I know it sounds completely crazy, but since no one is crazy enough to do it, you'll have little competition."

Best Larry Page Quotes

Some interesting and out-of-the-box Larry Page quotes for you!

"You're probably on the right track if you feel like a sidewalk worm during a rainstorm."

"You can be serious without a suit."
- 'After Facebook: The Film, Look Out For Google: The Movie By Catherine Shoard', www.theguardian.com, August 20, 2010.

"Solving big problems is easier than solving little ones."

"Always deliver more than expected."

“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?”

"Don't be evil- apparently people like it better than 'Be good.'"

"You know what it's like to wake up in the middle of the night with a vivid dream? And you know that if you don't have a pencil and pad by the bed, it will be completely gone by the next morning. Sometimes it's important to wake up and stop dreaming. When a really great dream shows up, grab it."

"There is a phrase I learned in college called, 'having a healthy disregard for the impossible.' That is a really good phrase. You should try to do things that most people would not do."

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

"Find the leverage in the world so you can be truly lazy."

"We have always believed that it's possible to make money without being evil." 
- 'More Glass From Google: CEO Larry Page Gets Transparent by Steven Levy', www.wired.com, April 05, 2012.

"Always remember the saying 'Money doesn't buy happiness.' I used to think that a lot of money would buy happiness. But in reality, this isn't true."

"If you're not doing some things that are crazy, then you're doing the wrong things."

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