Shai Agassi - Quotes

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When you translate a dream into reality, it's never a full implementation. It is easier to dream than to do. ---->>>

Once you have a mission, you can't go back to having a job. ---->>>

I get to shift multiple markets. I get to shift economies. It's extremely liberating. I breathe differently. ---->>>

I have a lot of respect for the auto manufacturers. They make a product people live inside - and can die inside - so they are held to very high standards. ---->>>

I started digging and found that Israel signed a peace treaty with the United Arab Emirates after the country had diversified their economy, instead of being solely oil-based. This diversification had brought about modernization. I realized that if you land the price of oil, countries will diversify their economies and as a result, modernize. ---->>>

My passions were an intersection between peace in the Middle East and climate change. I know how to understand a technology problem, break it into its components and solve it. I also knew I couldn't make peace solely through technological inventions. ---->>>

You can't have thousands of cars without good computers on the electric grid. ---->>>

Israel is my past. My two boys are my future. ---->>>

When I sold my first company at 30, I could have done whatever I wanted to do. ---->>>


Nationality: Israeli
Born: 04-19, 1968
Birthplace: Ramat-Gan, Israel
Occupation: Businessman

Shai Agassi (Hebrew: שי אגסי‎, born April 19, 1968) is an Israeli entrepreneur. He is the founder and former CEO of Better Place, which had developed a model and infrastructure for employing electric cars as an alternative to fossil fuel technology. The company went bankrupt in 2013, having spent over $850 million while deploying less than 1000 cars (wikipedia)