“It really matters whether people are working on generating clean energy or improving transportation or making the Internet work better and all those things. And small groups of people can have a really huge impact.”

~ Larry Page

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“I do think there is an important artistic component in what we do. As a technology company I’ve tried to really stress that.”

~ Larry Page

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“You may think using Google’s great, but I still think it’s terrible.”

~ Larry Page

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“I think it is often easier to make progress on mega-ambitious dreams. Since no one else is crazy enough to do it, you have little competition. In fact, there are so few people this crazy that I feel like I know them all by first name.”

~ Larry Page

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 Larry Page Quotes, wisdom, words, money, evil

“The idea that everyone should slavishly work so they do something inefficiently so they keep their job – that just doesn’t make any sense to me. That can’t be the right answer.”

~ Larry Page

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“Over time, our emerging high-usage products will likely generate significant new revenue streams for Google as well as for our partners, just as search does today.”

~ Larry Page

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“You need to invent things and you need to get them to people. You need to commercialize those inventions. Obviously, the best way we’ve come up with doing that is through companies.”

~ Larry Page

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“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.”

~ Larry Page

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“We want to build technology that everybody loves using, and that affects everyone. We want to create beautiful, intuitive services and technologies that are so incredibly useful that people use them twice a day. Like they use a toothbrush. There aren’t that many things people use twice a day.”

~ Larry Page

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“Our goal is long-term growth in revenue and absolute profit.. so we invest aggressively in future innovation while tightly managing our short-term costs.”

~ Larry Page

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“We have always believed that it’s possible to make money without being evil.”

~ Larry Page

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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.”

~ Larry Page

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“We have always wanted Google to be a company that is deserving of great love. But we recognize this is an ambitious goal because most large companies are not well-loved, or even seemingly set up with that in mind. We’re lucky to have a very direct relationship with our users, which creates a strong incentive for us to do the right thing.”

~ Larry Page

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“As devices multiply and usage changes (many users coming online today may never use a desktop machine), it becomes more and more important to ensure that people can access all of their stuff anywhere.”

~ Larry Page

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“Most of us carry at least one device, all the time, every day. In fact many of us would feel naked without our smart phone. It’s hardly surprising mobile search queries – and mobile commerce – are growing dramatically across the world.“

~ Larry Page – Technology

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“Sergey and I founded Google because we’re super optimistic about the potential for technology to make the world a better place. Think about how many people are underserved by transportation today, like those with disabilities, and how self driving cars will transform their lives. Or the wasted time you sit in your car every day commuting to and from work. Or the deaths and injuries that could be avoided.”

~ Larry Page

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“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.”

~ Larry Page

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“We have always tried to concentrate on the long term, and to place bets on technology we believe will have a significant impact over time. It’s hard to imagine now, but when we started Google most people thought search was a solved problem and that there was no money to be made apart from some banner advertising. We felt the exact opposite: that search quality was very poor, and that awesome user experiences would clearly make money.”

~ Larry Page

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 “We understand the need to balance our short- and longer-term needs because our revenue is the engine that funds all our innovation. But over time, our emerging high-usage products will likely generate significant new revenue streams for Google as well as for our partners, just as search does today.”

~ Larry Page

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“The ultimate search engine would basically understand everything in the world, and it would always give you the right thing. And we’re a long, long ways from that.”

~ Larry Page

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“If you can run the company a bit more collaboratively, you get a better result, because you have more bandwidth and checking and balancing going on.”

~ Larry Page

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

~ Larry Page

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“You don’t need to have a 100-person company to develop that idea.”

~ Larry Page

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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.”

~ Larry Page