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30 Inspiring Steve Jobs Quotes On Success

Steve Jobs is an investor and a business magnate from the United States of America. He was born on the 24th of February in the year of 1955 and died in the 5th of October in the year of 2011. He was aged 56 years old at the time of his death. He died due to pancreatic cancer, which he was diagnosed with in 2003 and died after a lengthy battle with cancer for 8 years. Steve Jobs was born in San Francisco in the US state of California. He was married to Laurene Powell and he had four children.

Steve Jobs dropped out of Reed College to pursue his dream of building Apple. He is widely recognized as an influential figure who pioneered the microcomputer revolution during the 1970s and 1980s. He cofounded Apple with Steve Wozniak in the year 1976, and now Apple is one of the biggest tech companies in the entire world. He introduced the iPhone in 2007, which revolutionized the mobile industry. He was also the majority shareholder of the animation studio Pixar, the company behind “Toy Story”. Steve Jobs truly changed the entire computing industry and the smartphone industry due to his passion and a vision to change the tech industry for the betterment of mankind.




  1. “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.” Steve Jobs




  2. “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.”Steve Jobs
  3. “I’ve always been attracted to the more revolutionary changes. I don’t know why. Because they’re harder. They’re much more stressful emotionally. And you usually go through a period where everybody tells you that you’ve completely failed.”Steve Jobs
  4. “Getting fired from Apple was the best thing that could have ever happened to me. The heaviness of being successful was replaced by the lightness of being a beginner again. It freed me to enter one of the most creative periods of my life.”Steve Jobs



  5. “I’m as proud of many of the things we haven’t done as the things we have done. Innovation is saying no to a thousand things.”Steve Jobs




  6. “We don’t get a chance to do that many things, and every one should be really excellent. Because this is our life. Life is brief, and then you die, you know? And we’ve all chosen to do this with our lives. So, it better be damn good. It better be worth it.”Steve Jobs
  7. “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.”Steve Jobs




  8. “I’m convinced that about half of what separates successful entrepreneurs from the non-successful ones is pure perseverance.”Steve Jobs
  9. “Have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. They somehow know what you truly want to become.”Steve Jobs



  10. “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.”Steve Jobs




  11. “I always thought of myself as a Humanities person as a kid, but I liked electronics…Then I read something that one of my heroes, Edwin Land of Polaroid, said about the importance of people who could stand at the intersection of humanities and sciences, and I decided that’s what I wanted to do.”Steve Jobs
  12. “Sometimes when you innovate, you make mistakes. It is best to admit them quickly, and get on with improving your other innovations.”Steve Jobs




  13. “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 see it. You’ll know it’s there, so you’re going to use a beautiful piece of wood on the back. For you to sleep well at night, the aesthetic, the quality, has to be carried all the way through.”Steve Jobs
  14. “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.”Steve Jobs



  15. “Quality is much better than quantity. One home run is much better than two doubles.”Steve Jobs




  16. “The greatest thing is when you do put your heart and soul into something over an extended period of time, and it is worth it.”Steve Jobs
  17. “It’s really hard to design products by focus groups. A lot of times, people don’t know what they want until you show it to them.”Steve Jobs
  18. “Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.”Steve Jobs
  19. “Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren’t used to an environment where excellence is expected.”Steve Jobs



  20. “We don’t get a chance to do that many things, and every one should be really excellent. Because this is our life. Life is brief, and then you die, you know? And we’ve all chosen to do this with our lives. So it better be damn good. It better be worth it.”Steve Jobs




  21. “Your time is limited, don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped by dogma, which is living the result of other people’s thinking. Don’t let the noise of other opinions drown your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition, they somehow already know what you truly want to become. Everything else is secondary.”Steve Jobs
  22. “I think if you do something and it turns out pretty good, then you should go do something else wonderful, not dwell on it for too long. Just figure out what’s next.”Steve Jobs




  23. “Remembering that you are going to die is the best way I know to avoid the trap of thinking you have something to lose. You are already naked. There is no reason not to follow your heart.”Steve Jobs
  24. “Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren’t used to an environment where excellence is expected.” Steve Jobs



  25. “We don’t get a chance to do that many things, and every one should be really excellent. Because this is our life. Life is brief, and then you die, you know? So this is what we’ve chosen to do with our life.”Steve Jobs




  26. “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.”Steve Jobs




  27. “Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works.”Steve Jobs
  28. “What a computer is to me is the most remarkable tool that we have ever come up with. It’s the equivalent of a bicycle for our minds.”Steve Jobs
  29. “It’s better to be a pirate than to join the navy.”Steve Jobs



  30. “I was worth about over a million dollars when I was 23 and over ten million dollars when I was 24, and over a hundred million dollars when I was 25 and… it wasn’t that important – because I never did it for the money.”Steve Jobs




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My name is Rashed Miah, I am the CEO and founder of THE RICH GETS RICHER. This website was founded in October 2018. I am very passionate to talk about success, I followed my passion and decided to express my knowledge of success to the world through this website. For all individuals who visits this site, my overall aim is to motivate them about their life, also to help them financially, spiritually, mentally and physically when it comes to success and achieving big goals and dreams.

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