1. 10

    I must confess I've always had a couple of pinball machines in my home and really have enjoyed some of the old classics, like Fireball.

  2. 9

    I like games where you can use stealth and guile. As you get older, it's like the difference between playing squash and racketball. Squash is an older man's game, because if you're stealthy and wily, you can beat a better-co-ordinated and stronger, younger person.

  3. 8

    People can buy a bottle of gin and drink it at home for about a buck a drink, whereas they are willing to go to a bar and pay 12 bucks for the same cocktail. The difference is that man needs to be social. So I believe that there is a strong demand for games that are social.

  4. 7

    The best ideas lose their owners and take on lives of their own.

  5. 6

    I've always thought legal addictions are a great way to create a business. Starbucks is a wonderful example.

  6. 5

    Everyone who's ever taken a shower has an idea. It's the person who gets out of the shower, dries off and does something about it who makes a difference.

  7. 4

    The true entrepreneur is a doer

  8. 3

    A lot of people have ideas, but there are few who decide to do something about them now. Not tomorrow. Not next week. But today. The true entrepreneur is a doer, not a dreamer.

  9. 2

    The ultimate inspiration is the deadline.

  10. 1

    I'm the only one who was predicting the Nintendo Wii would beat Sony's PlayStation 3.

  11. Last Update: 24 September 2022

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