India has witnessed approx. 3,000 tech. startups in the recent years and even more in non tech. field. Among all, some of the start-ups are flourishing very well. Examples of such start-ups are Ola, FoodPanda, OYO Rooms, Flipkart and many more like them.  While some couldn’t make it. There can be many reasons behind the failure of these many venture. Some failed as they lacked in proper business plan, some lacked with funds and some couldn’t make it to the customer’s response. It is a fact that failure is never given importance and successes create history. It is true also as when you see one getting successful in a particular field then  you think that I can also do this, if he/she can then why not me! it’s a human nature. This is a good spirit actually which keeps one motivated. Think big to earn big is also a deriving factor. Our actions are mostly reflections of your thoughts and expectations. Hence to earn big you should must thing big.

Apart from passion, hard work and planning there are certain other reasons which made these many start-ups flourish in India. Healthy culture and good startup ecosystem are some of the reasons among those. Support from government, investors and banks for funding and relaxation in taxation are also major reason behind the success of start-ups.

Here are Top 20 Quotes from the Indian Entrepreneurs to motivate you.

“The success of the young entrepreneur will be the key to India’s transformation in the new millennium”. – Dhirubhai Ambani

“In business life, first of all you need to have commitment, dedication and passion for what you are doing”. – Laxmi Mittal


The core of any business is to earn money. You have not done your job well until you find a stranger who is willing to open his/her wallet to give you money for the service/products that you are offering.”  – Sachin & Binny Bansal, Flipkart

Sachin and Binny Bansal Quotes

“Scale is important for a startup. Think big, but take one day at a time.” – Kunal Bahl, Snapdeal

Kunal Bahl Quotes

“There is never a right time, you have to create the right time”. – Sheelika Ravishankar, Team Indus

“It is extremely important to build something that a 100 people absolutely love using rather than make something that a 1000 people would just, kind of, like.”- Ritesh Agarwal, OYO Rooms

Ritesh Agarwal Quotes

“Our dreams have to be bigger. Our ambition high. Our commitment dipper. And our efforts greater. This is my dream for Reliance and India”. – Dhirubhai Ambani

“The ownership of India’s data should be with the citizens of this country”. – Kiran Vasireddy, Paytm

The goal has never been about being an entrepreneur or starting a company. It has always been about solving a problem we deeply care about.” – Shashank ND, Practo

Shashank ND Quotes

“You can’t get into a business for the fashion of it.” – Azim Premji

“Failure is not about not succeeding. Rather it is about not putting in your bet effort and not contributing, however modestly, to the common good.” – Varghese Kurien

“The fundamental model of our business is that in mature markets we should make profits and they shouldn’t need any more outside money to grow.”- Deepinder Goyal, Zomato

Deepinder Goyal Quotes

“To me a women who is financially independent is very powerful, she has the ability to say yes. She also has the ability and strength to say no”.- Caroline Fernandes, Founder Vibha

“Go out and start up. It is the hardest thing to do. For me it was very hard. When I started, my parents thought I was going to become a travel agent. It was very hard to convince them that I was not.”- Bhavish Aggarwal, Ola

Bhavish Aggarwal Quotes

“Your talent and the right opportunities opens the first few doors but your attitude opens the rest”.- Sheh Sharma, Founder & CEO Ittisa

“I urge all women to believe in themselves and the fact that they are capable of running a successful professional life as well as family life”.- Chanda Kochhar, MD ICICI Bank


“The golden rule I can think of is the fact that you must follow your passion and do something that’s close to your heart”- Kumar Mangalam Birla

“If you don’t build your dream, Someone else will hire you to help them build theirs”.- Dhirubhai Ambani


“You are nobody till someone jacks you”. – Rahul Sharma, CEO Micromax

“What is the new big idea, The new big idea is India”.- Vijay Shekhar, Founder, Paytm