Steven Paul Jobs was born on February 24, 1955, in San Francisco. He is an American businessman, co-founder of Apple computer. His parents Joanne Carole Schieble and Abdul Fattah Jandali put him up for adoption as they were unmarried, and their parents objected to their relationship. Clara Jobs and Paul Reinhold Jobs adopted him.
After his school education, he joined Reed College but was dropped out of the college only after six months. He started his own company Apple Computer with Steve Wozniak in 1976 in his parents’ garage.
Apple manufactures many products like iPad, iPod, iPhone, and MacBook Air. Steve passed away in 2011 after a long battle with pancreatic cancer. Even today, Steve Jobs is an inspiring personality.
Steve Jobs’ Quotes:
Here are some of his best quotes to inspire you:
Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your inner voice.
Death is very likely the single best invention of life. It is the life’s change event. It clears out the old to make the way for new.
Be a yardstick of quality.
Everyone here has the sense that right now is one of those moments when we are influencing the future.
Creativity is just connecting things.
Being the richest man in the cemetery doesn’t matter to me. Going to bed at night saying we have done something wonderful, that’s what matters to me.
I don’t view wealth as something that validates my intelligence.
What’s important is that you have a faith in people, that they are basically good and smart, and if you give them tools, they’ll do wonderful things with them.
I want to put a ding in the universe.
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.
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?”
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.
It is best to admit (mistake) quickly, and get on with improving your other innovations.
Simple can be harder than complex: you have to work hard to get your thinking clean to make it simple.
Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.