What are the TOP 10 business quotes by Elon Musk?


Silicon Valley has some of the smartest engineers and technology business people in the world.


If you're trying to create a company, it's like baking a cake. You have to have all the ingredients in the right proportion.


When Henry Ford made cheap, reliable cars people said, 'Nah, what's wrong with a horse?' That was a huge bet he made, and it worked.


Great companies are built on great products.




It's OK to have your eggs in one basket as long as you control what happens to that basket.


Brand is just a perception, and perception will match reality over time. Sometimes it will be ahead, other times it will be behind. But brand is simply a collective impression some have about a product.


The problem is that at a lot of big companies, process becomes a substitute for thinking. You're encouraged to behave like a little gear in a complex machine. Frankly, it allows you to keep people who aren't that smart, who aren't that creative.


In the case of Apple, they did originally do production internally, but then along came unbelievably good outsourced manufacturing from companies like Foxconn. We don't have that in the rocket business. There's no Foxconn in the rocket business.


The odds of me coming into the rocket business, not knowing anything about rockets, not having ever built anything, I mean, I would have to be insane if I thought the odds were in my favor.


Starting a business is not for everyone. Starting a business - I'd say, number one is have a high pain threshold.



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