not have to be the son of a rich man to be an
Today kids are far more willing to take risks because
times I have been asked about the attributes for
success, and I have said that you need two attributes
for succeeding as an
courage, second, luck.
Entrepreneurship is all about deferred gratification.
Respect, recognition, and reward flow out of
Love your job, but never fall in love with your company
because you never know when the company stops loving you.
Infosys to be a place where people of
genders, nationalities, races and religious beliefs
work together in an environment of intense competition
utmost harmony, courtesy and dignity to add
more and more
value to our customers
day after day.
assets walk out of the door each evening. We have to make
sure that they come back the next morning.
decision-making speed and
imagination will thrive as nobody can claim to have a
is only one ingredient for
and that is the power of the human mind. As long as a
company is able to attract, enable,
empower and retain the best of the brightest, it will
have a play. As long as the leadership of companies ensure
that the physically and mentally tired mind that leaves
office at whatever 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm or 9:00 pm comes back
mentally and physically reenergised
and enthusiastic to add significant value to the customer
next morning, the job is done.
very important to learn quick lessons from your failures,
very important to recognize symptoms of failure pretty
early, and it is very, very important to not to be attached
too much to the idea - you have to know when to give up an
better to underpromise and overdeliver than vice versa. For
this one need not break the law of the land.
is painful. But, nothing is as painful as staying stuck
where you do not belong.
clear conscience is the softest pillow in the world.
Science is about unravelling nature.
in doubt, disclose.
Hinduism has an enormous capacity to absorb from outside
influences and accept it in a peaceful and steady manner
without perturbing the system.
The real power of money is the
give it away.
In the fullness of time, when
it is our turn to give, we must in turn plant gardens that
we may never eat the fruit of, which will benefit the
generations to come.