Make it like a sunflower.

— Steve Jobs

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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.

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Have the courage to follow your heart and intuition.

They somehow already know what you truly want to become. Everything else is secondary.

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It's not about where you end up, or how you got there, it's about where you're going next.

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Steve Jobs quote There is no reason not to follow yur hea

There is no reason not to follow yur heart.

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Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner voice.

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The ones who are crazy enough to think they can change the world, are the ones who do.

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Sometimes life hits you in the head with a brick. Don't lose faith.

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Steve Jobs quote Don't let the noise of others opinions d

Don't let the noise of others opinions drown out your own inner voice.

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Stay hungry, stay foolish. You've got to find what you love!

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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.

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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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Steve Jobs quote It's better to be a pirate than to join

It's better to be a pirate than to join the Navy.

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Deciding what not to do is as important as deciding what to do.

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My favorite things in life don't cost any money. It's really clear that the most precious resource we all have is time.

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Innovation is the ability to see change as an opportunity - not a threat

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Steve Jobs quote The only way to do great work is to love

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. s with all matters of the heart, you'll know when you find it.

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About Steve Jobs

Quotes 587 sayings
Nationality American
Profession Businessman
Birthday February 24, 1955

Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life.

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Time is so limited. Don’t waste it trying to be someone else.

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Everything is based on a simple rule: Quality is the best business plan, period.

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Steve Jobs quote Have the courage to follow your heart an

Have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. they somehow already know what you truly want to become.

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Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life.

Don't be trapped by dogma - which is living with the results of other people's thinking. Don't let the noise of others' opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition.

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The most important decisions you make are not the things you do, but the things you decide not to do.

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It's not the tools you have faith in.

Tools are just tools. It's the people you have faith in or not.

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Steve Jobs quote Deciding what not to do is as important

Deciding what not to do is as important as deciding what to do.

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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.

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Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.

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Quality is more important than quantity. One home run is much better than two doubles.

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Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. And 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. As with all matters of the heart, you'll know when you find it.

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When you first start off trying to solve a problem, the first solutions you come up with are very complex, and most people stop there. But if you keep going, and live with the problem and peel more layers of the onion off, you can often times arrive at some very elegant and simple solutions.

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Again, you can't connect the dots looking forward;

you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. 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.

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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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You can't connect the dots looking forward;

you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. 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.

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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.

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Have the courage to follow your heart and intuition.

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Start small, think big. Don’t worry about too many things at once. Take a handful of simple things to begin with, and then progress to more complex ones. Think about not just tomorrow, but the future. Put a ding in the universe.

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When you ask creative people how they did something, they feel a little guilty because they didn't really do it, they just saw something.

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For the past 33 years, I have looked in the mirror every morning and asked myself: '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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But innovation comes from people meeting up in the hallways or calling each other at 10:30 at night with a new idea, or because they realized something that shoots holes in how we've been thinking about a problem.

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The most powerful person in the world is the story teller.

The storyteller sets the vision, values and agenda of an entire generation that is to come.

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Remembering that I'll be dead soon is the most important tool I've ever encountered to help me make the big choices in life. Because almost everything - all external expectations, all pride, all fear of embarrassment or failure - these things just fall away in the face of death, leaving only what is truly important.

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If you haven't found it yet, keep looking.

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Learn continually - there's always "one more thing" to learn!

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When you're a carpenter making a beautiful chest of drawers, you're not going to use a piece of plywood on the back, even though it faces the wall and nobody will ever see it. You'll know it's there, so you're going to use a beautiful piece of wood on the back.

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Packaging can be theater, it can create a story

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No one wants to die. Even people who want to go to heaven don't want to die to get there. And yet death is the destination we all share. No one has ever escaped it. And that is as it should be, because Death is very likely the single best invention of Life. It is Life's change agent. It clears out the old to make way for the new.

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Creativity is just connecting things.

When you ask creative people how they did something, they feel a little guilty because they didn't really do it, they just saw something. It seemed obvious to them after a while. That's because they were able to connect experiences they've had and synthesize new things.

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Get closer than ever to your customers.

So close that you tell them what they need well before they realize it themselves

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We have always been shameless about stealing great ideas.

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It's technology married with liberal arts, married with the humanities, that yields us the results that make our heart sing.

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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.

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I don't view wealth as something that validates my intelligence.

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And we've all chosen to do this with our lives. So it better be damn good. It better be worth it.

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Details matter, it's worth waiting to get it right.

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If you haven't found it yet, keep looking.

Don't settle. As with all matters of the heart, you'll know when you find it. And, like any great relationship, it just gets better and better as the years roll on.

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I'm going to destroy Android, because it's a stolen product.

I'm willing to go thermonuclear war on this.

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