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Peter Thiel Quotes: "The most contrarian thing of all is not to oppose the crowd but to think for yourself."

The most contrarian thing of all is not to oppose the crowd but to think for yourself.




Peter Thiel Quotes: "I no longer believe that freedom and democracy are compatible."

I no longer believe that freedom and democracy are compatible.




Peter Thiel Quotes: "I do think Bitcoin is the first [encrypted money] that has the potential to do something like change the world."

I do think Bitcoin is the first [encrypted money] that has the potential to do something like change the world.



Peter Thiel Quotes: "The most successful businesses have an idea for the future that's very different from the present."

The most successful businesses have an idea for the future that's very different from the present.




Peter Thiel Quotes: "Every business is successful exactly to the extent that it does something others cannot."

Every business is successful exactly to the extent that it does something others cannot.



Peter Thiel Quotes: "Under perfect competition, in the long run no company makes an economic profit."

Under perfect competition, in the long run no company makes an economic profit.



Peter Thiel Quotes: "In the '30s, the Keynesian stuff worked at least in the sense that you could print money without inflation because there was all this productivity growth happening. That's not going to work today."

In the '30s, the Keynesian stuff worked at least in the sense that you could print money without inflation because there was all this productivity growth happening. That's not going to work today.




Peter Thiel Quotes: "The most fundamental reason that even businesspeople underestimate the importance of sales is the systematic effort to hide it at every level of every field in a world secretly driven by it."

The most fundamental reason that even businesspeople underestimate the importance of sales is the systematic effort to hide it at every level of every field in a world secretly driven by it.



Peter Thiel Quotes: "Of the six people who started PayPal, four had built bombs in high school."

Of the six people who started PayPal, four had built bombs in high school.



Peter Thiel Quotes: "Monopoly is the condition of every successful business."

Monopoly is the condition of every successful business.



Peter Thiel Quotes: "The road doesn’t have to be infinite after all. Take the hidden paths."

The road doesn’t have to be infinite after all. Take the hidden paths.



Peter Thiel Quotes: "When you are starting a new business you don't want to go after giant markets. You want to go after small markets and take over those markets quickly."

When you are starting a new business you don't want to go after giant markets. You want to go after small markets and take over those markets quickly.




Peter Thiel Quotes: "All failed companies are the same: they failed to escape competition."

All failed companies are the same: they failed to escape competition.



Peter Thiel Quotes: "There are only two kinds of businesses in this world: Businesses in crazy competition, and businesses that are one of a kind."

There are only two kinds of businesses in this world: Businesses in crazy competition, and businesses that are one of a kind.



Peter Thiel Quotes: "If you focus on near-term growth above all else, you miss the most important question you should be asking: will this business still be around a decade from now?"

If you focus on near-term growth above all else, you miss the most important question you should be asking: will this business still be around a decade from now?



Peter Thiel Quotes: "Brilliant thinking is rare, but courage is in even shorter supply than genius."

Brilliant thinking is rare, but courage is in even shorter supply than genius.



Peter Thiel Quotes: "If you can identify a delusional popular belief, you can find what lies hidden behind it: the contrarian truth."

If you can identify a delusional popular belief, you can find what lies hidden behind it: the contrarian truth.



Peter Thiel Quotes: "Rivalry causes us to overemphasize old opportunities and slavishly copy what has worked in the past."

Rivalry causes us to overemphasize old opportunities and slavishly copy what has worked in the past.



Peter Thiel Quotes: "Never invest in a tech CEO that wears a suit."

Never invest in a tech CEO that wears a suit.



Peter Thiel Quotes: "Every time we create something new we go from zero to one."

Every time we create something new we go from zero to one.



Peter Thiel Quotes: "We cannot take for granted that the future will be better, and that means we need to work to create it today."

We cannot take for granted that the future will be better, and that means we need to work to create it today.



Peter Thiel Quotes: "Moving first is a tactic, not a goal."

Moving first is a tactic, not a goal.



Peter Thiel Quotes: "You want to be the last company in a category. Those are the ones that are really valuable."

You want to be the last company in a category. Those are the ones that are really valuable.



Peter Thiel Quotes: "Whatever the career, sales ability distinguishes superstars from also-rans."

Whatever the career, sales ability distinguishes superstars from also-rans.



Peter Thiel Quotes: "If people were super-optimistic about technology there would be no reason to be pessimistic about the future."

If people were super-optimistic about technology there would be no reason to be pessimistic about the future.



Peter Thiel Quotes: "First, only invest in companies that have the potential to return the value of the entire fund."

First, only invest in companies that have the potential to return the value of the entire fund.



Peter Thiel Quotes: "Darwinism may be a fine theory in other contexts, but in startups, intelligent design works best."

Darwinism may be a fine theory in other contexts, but in startups, intelligent design works best.



Peter Thiel Quotes: "We wanted flying cars, instead we got 140 characters."

We wanted flying cars, instead we got 140 characters.



Peter Thiel Quotes: "All Rhodes Scholars had a great future in their past."

All Rhodes Scholars had a great future in their past.



Peter Thiel Quotes: "Most people are average. Founders are not. Founders' traits seem to have an inverse normal distribution to them."

Most people are average. Founders are not. Founders' traits seem to have an inverse normal distribution to them.



Peter Thiel Quotes: "Beginning with brand rather than substance is dangerous."

Beginning with brand rather than substance is dangerous.



Peter Thiel Quotes: "We might describe our world as having retail sanity, but wholesale madness."

We might describe our world as having retail sanity, but wholesale madness.



Peter Thiel Quotes: "What valuable company is nobody building?"

What valuable company is nobody building?



Peter Thiel Quotes: "Secrets are hard but solvable problems and we should talk about them. It's hard to work toward a radically better future if you don't believe in secrets."

Secrets are hard but solvable problems and we should talk about them. It's hard to work toward a radically better future if you don't believe in secrets.



Peter Thiel Quotes: "I'm skeptical of a lot of what falls under the rubric of education.... People are on these tracks. They are getting these credentials and it's very unclear how viable they are in many cases."

I'm skeptical of a lot of what falls under the rubric of education.... People are on these tracks. They are getting these credentials and it's very unclear how viable they are in many cases.



Peter Thiel Quotes: "Higher education holds itself out as a kind of universal church, outside of which there is no salvation."

Higher education holds itself out as a kind of universal church, outside of which there is no salvation.



Peter Thiel Quotes: "Competition is overrated. In practice it is quite destructive and should be avoided wherever possible. Much better than fighting for scraps in existing markets is to create and own new ones."

Competition is overrated. In practice it is quite destructive and should be avoided wherever possible. Much better than fighting for scraps in existing markets is to create and own new ones.



Peter Thiel Quotes: "Forget startup companies. The next frontier is startup countries."

Forget startup companies. The next frontier is startup countries.



Peter Thiel Quotes: "Long-term planning is often undervalued by our indefinite short-term world."

Long-term planning is often undervalued by our indefinite short-term world.



Peter Thiel Quotes: "In a world where wealth is growing, you can get away with printing money. Doubling the debt over the next 20 years is not a problem."

In a world where wealth is growing, you can get away with printing money. Doubling the debt over the next 20 years is not a problem.



Peter Thiel Quotes: "The biggest secret in venture capital is that the best investment in a successful fund equals or outperforms the entire rest of the fund combined."

The biggest secret in venture capital is that the best investment in a successful fund equals or outperforms the entire rest of the fund combined.



Peter Thiel Quotes: "All happy companies are different: each one earns a monopoly by solving a unique problem. All failed companies are the same: they failed to escape competition."

All happy companies are different: each one earns a monopoly by solving a unique problem. All failed companies are the same: they failed to escape competition.



Peter Thiel Quotes: "The something of somewhere is mostly just the nothing of nowhere."

The something of somewhere is mostly just the nothing of nowhere.



Peter Thiel Quotes: "By the time a student gets to college, he's spent a decade curating a bewilderingly diverse résumé to prepare for a completely unknowable future. Come what may, he's ready-for nothing in particular."

By the time a student gets to college, he's spent a decade curating a bewilderingly diverse résumé to prepare for a completely unknowable future. Come what may, he's ready-for nothing in particular.



Peter Thiel Quotes: "There are many more secrets in the world that are waiting to be found. The question of how many secrets exist in our world is roughly equivalent to how many startups people should start."

There are many more secrets in the world that are waiting to be found. The question of how many secrets exist in our world is roughly equivalent to how many startups people should start.



Peter Thiel Quotes: "Anti-aging is an extremely under-explored field."

Anti-aging is an extremely under-explored field.



Peter Thiel Quotes: "A true bubble is when something is overvalued and intensely believed."

A true bubble is when something is overvalued and intensely believed.



Peter Thiel Quotes: "If you think your initial market might be too big, it almost certainly is."

If you think your initial market might be too big, it almost certainly is.



Peter Thiel Quotes: "The value of failure is greatly over-rated. It's a preposterous myth."

The value of failure is greatly over-rated. It's a preposterous myth.