Steve Jobs

Co-founder, Chairman, And Ceo Of Apple Inc.. Primary Investor And Chairman Of Pixar. Founder, Chairman, And Ceo Of Next

February 24, 1955 - October 5, 2011

February 24, 1955 - October 5, 2011

Co-founder, Chairman, And Ceo Of Apple Inc.. Primary Investor And Chairman Of Pixar. Founder, Chairman, And Ceo Of Next


67 Greatest Quotes By Steve Jobs

You have to trust in something - your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life. Steve Jobs
It takes a lot of hard work to make something simple. Steve Jobs
We don’t get a chance to do that many things, and every one should be really excellent. Because this is our life. Steve Jobs
You can't just ask customers what they want and then try to give that to them. By the time you get it built, they'll want something new. Steve Jobs
Everything is important- that success is in the details. Steve Jobs
The most important decisions you make are not the things you do, but the things you decide not to do. Steve Jobs
Don't just live a life; build one. Steve Jobs
Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower. Steve Jobs
Follow your heart, but check it with your head. Steve Jobs
We hire people who want to make the best things in the world. Steve Jobs
You can't look at the competition and say you're going to do it better. You have to look at the competition and say you're going to do it differently. Steve Jobs
In the first 30 years of your life, you make your habits. For the last 30 years of your life, your habits make you. Steve Jobs
Customers don't measure you on how hard you tried, they measure you on what you deliver. Steve Jobs
Everyone here has the sense that right now is one of those moments when we are influencing the future. Steve Jobs
Great things in business are never done by one person. They're done by a team of people. Steve Jobs
Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works. Steve Jobs
To go forward you have to leave something behind. Steve Jobs
If you define the problem correctly, you almost have the solution. Steve Jobs
It's not a faith in technology. It's faith in people. Steve Jobs
the people who are crazy enough to think they can change the world are the ones who do. Steve Jobs
Everything is based on a simple rule: Quality is the best business plan, period. Steve Jobs
Life is about creating and living experiences that are worth sharing. Steve Jobs
What a computer is to me is the most remarkable tool that we have ever come up with. It's the equivalent of a bicycle for our minds. Steve Jobs
Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren't used to an environment where excellence is expected. Steve Jobs
Learn continually - there's always "one more thing" to learn! Steve Jobs
If you really look closely, most overnight successes took a long time. Steve Jobs
You are all over the map, figure out the top 5 things you want to focus on and get rid of the rest. Steve Jobs
Details matter, it's worth waiting to get it right. Steve Jobs
You can't win on innovation unless you have a way to communicate it to customers. Steve Jobs
It doesn’t make sense to hire smart people and tell them what to do; we hire smart people so they can tell us what to do. Steve Jobs
Most people never pick up the phone and call. Most people never ask, and that’s what separates the people who do things from the people who just dream about them. Steve Jobs
Design is a funny word. Some people think design means how it looks. But of course, if you dig deeper, it's really how it works. Steve Jobs
We at Apple had forgotten who we were. One way to remember who you are is to remember who your heroes are. Steve Jobs
Whatever you do, you must never let the voice in your head control the brain in your heart. Steve Jobs
Management is about persuading people to do things they do not want to do, while leadership is about inspiring people to do things they never thought they could. Steve Jobs
If you live each day as if it were your last, someday you'll be right. Steve Jobs
Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life. Steve Jobs
Quality is more important than quantity. One home run is much better than two doubles. Steve Jobs
The only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven't found it yet, keep looking. Don't settle. Steve Jobs
Innovation is the ability to see change as an opportunity - not a threat. Steve Jobs
Without passion, any rational person would give up! Steve Jobs
If you are working on something exciting that you really care about, you don't have to be pushed. The vision pulls you. Steve Jobs
Sometimes when you innovate, you make mistakes. It is best to admit them quickly, and get on with improving your other innovations. Steve Jobs
Apple's market share is bigger than BMW's or Mercedes's or Porsche's in the automotive market. What's wrong with being BMW or Mercedes? Steve Jobs
My favorite things in life don't cost any money. It's really clear that the most precious resource we all have is time. Steve Jobs
You cannot mandate productivity, you must provide the tools to let people become their best. Steve Jobs
Do not try to do everything. Do one thing well. Steve Jobs
Innovation is saying "no" to 1,000 things. Steve Jobs
If you're gonna make connections which are innovative... you have to not have the same bag of experiences as everyone else does. Steve Jobs
Focus and simplicity...once you get there, you can move mountains. Steve Jobs
If you want to hire great people and have them stay, you have to be run by ideas, not hierarchy. The best ideas have to win. Steve Jobs
Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner voice. Steve Jobs
Sometimes life hits you in the head with a brick. Don't lose faith. Steve Jobs
Computers themselves, and software yet to be developed, will revolutionize the way we learn. Steve Jobs