105 Total Quotes

Steve Jobs Quotes

Steve Jobs
Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.
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#Creativity

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That same innovation, that same engineering, that same talent applied where we don't run up against the fact that Microsoft got this monopoly, and boom! We have 75 per cent market share,
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#Engineering

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Here's to the crazy ones, the misfits, the rebels, the troublemakers, the round pegs in the square holes... the ones who see things differently -- they're not fond of rules... You can quote them, disagree with them, glorify or vilify them, but the only thing you can't do is ignore them because they change things... they push the human race forward, and while some may see them as the crazy ones, we see genius, because the ones who are crazy enough to think that they can change the world, are the ones who do.
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#Change

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Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren't used to an environment where excellence is expected.
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#Great #Environment

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I think we're having fun. I think our customers really like our products. And we're always trying to do better.
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#Fun

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Those users haven't been upgraded because of viability concerns about Apple, which I think we've overcome, ... And we haven't given them a good product in a long time.
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#Apple

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We use industry standard RSS so that anyone can subscribe. You do not even need a Mac.
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#Industry

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The people who are doing the work are the moving force behind the Macintosh. My job is to create a space for them, to clear out the rest of the organization and keep it at bay.
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#Force

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We are going to lead this movement, and the horse we're going to ride is open protocols and open-source server software,
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#Horse

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My girlfriend always laughs during sex - no matter what she's reading.
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#Girlfriend

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Some people didn't like the old mouse. We have many faults, but we listen. We are moving from what some people called the worst mouse to the best mouse in the industry,
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#Faults

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Though it's likely we will not forge a new relationship with Disney beyond our current deal, we clearly have slowed down the process of picking a new partner to see how this game of musical chairs will end, and who the new CEO of Disney will be,
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#Disney

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Stay hungry, stay foolish
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#Apple

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If today were the last day of my life, would I want to do what I am about to do today?
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#Action

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If today were the last day of my life, would I want to do what I am about to do today? And whenever the answer has been "No" for too many days in a row, I know I need to change something.
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#Action

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We do not say anything about future products. We work on them in secret, then we announce them.
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#Future

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Over one billion songs have now been legally purchased and downloaded around the globe, representing a major force against music piracy and the future of music distribution as we move from CDs to the Internet.
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#Force

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We're cautious. We'd rather exceed expectations than miss but I think it's going to be a continued difficult economy. Apple is trying a different way to navigate out of this ? we're trying to innovate.
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#Economy

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Even in this extended worldwide downturn, Apple is continuing to be profitable and continuing to innovate.
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#Apple

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[Apple wants to make] not only the most powerful Macintosh built, but the most powerful [system] in the whole industry.
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#Apple

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Oh, I never realized that those spaces were for the emotionally handicapped!
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#Emotions

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People are going to bring them home to work on something Sunday morning, they're not going to be able to get their kids away from them, and maybe someday they may even buy a second one to use at home.
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#Home

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Al is going to be a terrific director, and we're excited and honored that he has chosen Apple as his first private sector board to serve on,
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#Apple

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I think it will be either a triumphant cap on a successful relationship with Disney or the huge beginning of a bountiful new chapter in our relationship with them,
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#Beginning

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Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works.
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#Design

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To turn really interesting ideas and fledgling technologies into a company that can continue to innovate for years, it requires a lot of disciplines.
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#Company

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In most people's vocabularies, design means veneer. It's interior decorating. It's the fabric of the curtains of the sofa. But to me, nothing could be further from the meaning of design. Design is the fundamental soul of a human-made creation that ends up expressing itself in successive outer layers of the product or service.
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#Design

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Sometimes when you innovate, you make mistakes. It is best to admit them quickly, and get on with improving your other innovations.
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#Mistakes #Innovation