Memory of a legend.
October 5, 2011, exactly seven years ago, passed away Steve jobs. The legendary founder and leader of Apple died at age 56 from complications of pancreatic cancer. Remembered the main quotes of genius inventor and marketer, who has changed the world.
Despite problems with health, jobs remained loyal to his cause to the last. Even after a liver transplant in 2009, jobs has remained at the head of Apple and took a key part in the development of the company’s products. Only on 24 August 2011, jobs resigned as CEO. Six weeks later he was gone.
The news of jobs ‘ death shocked the world. Millions of people have expressed words of support to the family of Steve and did not hide the bitterness of the loss. The leaders of many countries and CEOs of leading corporations dedicated to Steve jobs, memorable speech. One of the most touching speeches were noted competitor and friend of Steve jobs, Microsoft founder bill gates:
“I am very saddened by the passing of Steve. In the world of the very rare people who are able to contribute to it, similar to the contribution of Steve, the effects of which will be felt more than one generation. For those of us lucky enough to work with him, it was a very big honor. I will immensely miss Steve”.
In honor of the memory of Steve jobs we offer to remember 10 of his iconic quotes.
“Sometimes life hits you in the head with a brick. Don’t lose faith. I am convinced that the only thing that kept me going was that I loved his work. You need to find something you love. And this is as true for work as for a relationship. Your work will fill a large part of 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” — speech to the graduates of Stanford.
“The memory that I’ll be dead soon is the most important tool which helps me to make difficult decisions in my life. Because everything else — other people’s expectations, pride, all the fear of embarrassment or failure — all these things dissolve in the face of death, leaving only what is truly important. The memory of death is the best way to avoid thinking about the fact that you have something to lose. You are already naked. You have no more reasons to follow the call of your heart” — from a speech to the graduates of Stanford.
For 33 years I look in the mirror every day and ask myself: “If today were the last in my life I wanted if I would do what going to do today?” And whenever the answer has been “No” for several days in a row, I know I need to change something.
“Your time is limited. So don’t waste it to live someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped by dogma-which teaches us to live in accordance with the thoughts of other people. 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. They somehow already know what you want to be really. Everything else is secondary” — speech to the graduates of Stanford.
Of course, there are people for whom money is above all. Usually these are people who will never become rich. Only he attains wealth, who is talented, successful and not think constantly about money.
“If you haven’t found it yet, keep looking. Don’t stop. As with all cardiac cases, you will know when you find it. And like any good relationship, they become better and better with age. So seek until you find. Don’t stop” — from a speech to the graduates of Stanford.
Be honest with yourself, and with people who always do all the time, never give up, go towards your goals, even if it’s bad.
There was a time when I slept on the floor in the rooms and handed the bottle to purchase a veggie Burger. Now, after receiving the shares and the ownership of several billion dollars, my household life has changed, but I swear, not me.
Need to talk to others about what you did. Of course, it is not necessary to impose it, to be smug or sticking myself, and it will only scare people off. Still, you should not hesitate in any moment to tell others about what you did.
“”Stay hungry. Stay foolish“. And I always wanted to do that. And now, as you graduate and begin anew, I wish that you” — from a speech to the graduates of Stanford.