10 Golden Lessons from Steve Jobs

Continuing with my top 10 lists… I found this on someone’s blog…

Steve Jobs is the CEO of Apple Computers… He has some interesting thoughts… I put the 10 Golden Lessons and the link to the article below…

1. “Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.”
2. “Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren’t used to an environment where excellence is expected.”
3. “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.”
4. “…It’s a wonderful, ecstatic feeling to create something that puts it back in the pool of human experience and knowledge.”
5. “There’s a phrase in Buddhism, ‘Beginner’s mind.’ It’s wonderful to have a beginner’s mind.”
6. “We think basically you watch television to turn your brain off, and you work on your computer when you want to turn your brain on.”
7. “I’m the only person I know that’s lost a quarter of a billion dollars in one year…. It’s very character-building.”
8. “I would trade all of my technology for an afternoon with Socrates.”
9. “We’re here to put a dent in the universe. Otherwise why else even be here?”
10. “Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life…

http://ririanproject.com/2007/04/20/10-golden-lessons-from-steve-jobs/

Let me know what you think… Post a comment…

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One Response

  1. My favorites are 1, 2, 3, 9 and 10… What are yours?

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