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I'll do what everybody does–sell this startup just before we have to hire a female employee.
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"I'm so glad you've called to offer me this investment opportunity because it gives me a chance to test my new telephonic death ray."
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"Pompeii wasn't built in a day, either, but it was destroyed in one fell swoop."
"Didn't I just give you money for a start-up last week?"
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"If the I.P.O. foes well, I'll be able to move out of my parents' basement."
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"Where do you see yourself in five minutes?"
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"The Internet startup had only enough cash for one more day. But, miraculously, the money lasted for eight days, until more venture capital could be raised."
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"In addition to creating awesome apps our mission statement should include something about making enough cash so we don't have to move back in with our parents."
A panhandler holds a sign that reads "Followed my bliss".
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"Our brand is about talking about our brand."
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'So that's my presentation. When do I get the half million dollars?'
"Seven companies in three years."
"I just need help getting started. A little seed money."
"Beware of start-ups with a negative cash flow."
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"Business has been so good that I can now pay you a salary...mom!"
"To Ello, or not to Ello, that is the...wait, what the hell is this thing anyway?"
"In a few months, I should be arrogant enough to start another company."
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Jack & Jill, a success story: Jack & Jill spring water.
"I work with start-up tech companies that are in the idea stage and help them mature into full-blown concepts!"
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'Well, here we are again.'
"Well you know what they say, 'here today gone tomorrow', or in the case of tech start ups 'here today, gone shortly after lunch.'"
"I started this company in my parents basement. I kept a backup copy in case I ever need to start another."
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"I crunched the numbers until cautiously opportunistic."
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"You've been working out of your parent's basement since 1993?"
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