Top 20 success quotes by Steve Jobs

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Indeed, Steve Jobs was a great personality and business magnate. In this post, I will share the top 20 quotes by steve jobs that will inspire you to take action every day, consistently.

Have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. They somehow know what you truly want to become.

Steve Jobs

Steve Jobs has always followed his heart and he did what he always wanted to do. This quote by steve jobs simply means that you should listen to your heart and neglect other’s negative opinions about your goals or dreams.

You’re the creator of your destiny, you can’t blame others for your bad condition. You have to take your life’s responsibility and should create your own path.

We’re here to put a dent in the universe. Otherwise, why else even be here?

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In short, dream big and never afraid to give up good to go for the great. (Oops not my lines)

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Well, yeah you have to understand one thing that those who wish well for you when you’re around them aren’t going to help you in worse situations.

They’re faking actions. Don’t fall in their trap.

You have a limited time and you should use it in creating, learning, and teaching. In short, you have to utilize your time wisely.

Most people search for better time management techniques. For those, I would share this book: Getting Things Done: The Art of Stress-Free Productivity

Sometimes life is going to hit you in the head with a brick . Don’t lose your faith.

Steve Jobs

Here, Steve Jobs is talking about the bad time. Indeed, it’s hard to get off harsh situations. But you don’t have to lose your faith.

You have to believe in your capabilities, your inner power, your mental power, that yes I can defeat this bad situation and create a better future for myself.

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My favorite thing in the world doesn’t cost any money. It’s really clear that the most precious resource we all have is TIME.

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Same as the quote stated above. Your time is limited and of course, you shouldn’t waste it. Most people ask me is sleeping a wastage of time? Well, it’s not.

You have to sleep for 6 to 8 hours every day. It’s important because your brain needs rest to gather energy and function properly.

My personal opinion: When you’re done with your work, get to sleep. Don’t use your smartphone or don’t have a useless conversation with your friends.

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This quote by Steve Jobs is truly horror but eye opening as well.

You have to take action every day so that you can get closer and closer to your goals. Nobody knows what would happen in the next hour. I think you got the point.

The people who are crazy enough to think that they can change the world are the ones who do.

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Be greedy for your goals, be greedy to change the world, be greedy to change people’s life. If you’re truly crazy about your work, you can definitely achieve them.

Not just it, you can help others as well or you can create a team of hustler to move ahead in life.

Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.

Steve Jobs

The true meaning of innovation is not improving things that exist rather creating something that is yet to be invented. Zero to One by Peter Thiel will guide you to innovate things in your life, start your business, and grow it.

This book is especially for people who are seeking to start their business.

I decided to dropout and trust that it would all work out ok.

Steve Jobs

Yes, you have to believe in yourself.

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Creativity is just connecting things. When you ask creative people how they did something they feel guilty because they didn’t really do it, they just saw something.

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Creativity is actually observing various things and combining them into something new.

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Whether you’re in a business matter or social matter, you can’t make everybody happy. The people who end up making everyone happy often found themselves alone and depressed.

True people don’t care about whether you make them happy or not. They just care for you, whether, you stand with them in bad times or not.

 Focusing is about saying NO.

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It’s all about the choices you make every day. You have to say “No” often to get your work done. I know sometimes it’s had to say this word.

Dr. Henry Cloud’s book can help you, When to say Yes, How to say No to take control of your life.

 People who know what they’re talking about don’t need PowerPoint.

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 Quality is more important than quantity. One home run is better than two doubles.

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Working hard is all about focusing on quantity rather than quality. Giving importance to ‘Quality’ in other words is called Smart work.

 There’s no reason not to follow your Heart.

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Absolutely, you must follow your heart but take your brain alone with it. (Oops again not my lines)

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 People judge you on your performance, so focus on the outcome. Be a yardstick of quality.

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In short, never stop learning in your life. Learn as many skills as you can.

 The only way to do great work is to love what you do.

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Exactly, you have to love your work. That’s when you produces great results.

 You have to have a passion for what you are doing because it is so hard …. If you don’t, any rational person would give up.

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 Stay hungry, Stay foolish

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In the end, you should always be hungry for knowledge. There’s a lot to learn in the world. I would say this is one thing, that you should never give up, neither in bad times nor in good times.

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