Narayana Murthy founded Softronics in 1976. The company lasted only a year and a half.
Murthy said he left his job at Patni Computer Systems without any backup, but his wife Sudha Murthy was his safety net.
Progress is often equal to the difference between mind and mindset: Narayana Murthy
Growth is painful. Change is painful. But, nothing is as painful as staying stuck where you do not belong: Narayana Murthy
A great leader also has the ability to make people an inch taller in his presence: Padma Vibhushan and Padma Bhushan recipient NRN
Narayana Murthy started Infosys with just Rs 10,000 borrowed from his wife Sudha Murthy. Infosys is now valued at over USD 71 billion.
When Infosys was founded, Murthy took a pay cut but gave others 10 per cent increase