Steve Jobs Quotes (185 quotes)
“Remembering that you are going to die is the best way I know to avoid the trap of thinking you have something to lose. You are already naked. There is no reason not to follow your heart.”
Address at Stanford University (2005) - youtube.com/watch?v=a5SMyfbWYyE
Address at Stanford University (2005) - youtube.com/watch?v=UF8uR6Z6KLc
“Sometimes when you innovate, you make mistakes. It is best to admit them quickly, and get on with improving your other innovations.”
Quoted in Steve Jobs, the Journey Is the Reward (1988) by Jeffrey S. Young ISBN 155802378X
“That's been one of my mantras - focus and simplicity. Simple can be harder than complex: You have to work hard to get your thinking clean to make it simple. But it's worth it in the end because once you get there, you can move mountains.”
Bloomberg Businessweek, May 12, 1998, "Steve Jobs on Apple's Resurgence: 'Not a one-man show' "
“The desktop computer industry is dead. Innovation has virtually ceased. Microsoft dominates with very little innovation. That's over. Apple lost. The desktop market has entered the dark ages, and it's going to be in the dark ages for the next 10 years, or certainly for the rest of this decade.”
As quoted in Steve Jobs: The Next Insanely Great Thing in WIRED magazine (February 1996)
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Born: February 24, 1955
Died: October 5, 2011 (aged 56)
Occupation: Businessman, co-founder
Bio: Steven Paul Steve Jobs was an American businessman and technology visionary. He is best known as the co-founder, chairman, and chief executive officer of Apple Inc. Through Apple, he was widely recognized as a charismatic pioneer of the personal computer revolution and for his influential career in the computer and consumer electronics fields.
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