Born: February 24, 1955
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, U.S.A.
Died: October 5, 2011
Occupation: Business Magnate and Inventor
Profile: C.E.O. and Co-founder of Apple Incorporated.
Number of Quotes: 7
I found that there were these incredibly great people at doing certain things, and you couldn't replace one of these people with 50 average people. They could just do stuff that no number of average people could do.
I want to put a ding in the universe.
Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.
Oh wow. Oh wow. Oh wow.
Sometimes when you innovate, you make mistakes. It is best to admit them quickly, and get on with improving your other innovations.
We have a very simple, clear organization. It's very easy to know who has authority for what, who has responsibility for what. There's no politics about it, they're virtually politics-free organizations.
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 ... That's because they were able to connect experiences they've had and synthesize new things.