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The most precious resource we all have is time.

The most powerful person in the world is the story teller. The storyteller sets the vision, values and agenda of an entire generation that is to come.

Technology is nothing. What's important is that you have a faith in people, that they're basically good and smart, and if you give them tools, they'll do wonderful things with them.

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.

Things don't have to change the world to be important.

Stay hungry, stay foolish.

Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.

My job is not to be easy on people. My job is to make them better.

Being the richest man in the cemetery doesn't matter to me. Going to bed at night, saying we've done something wonderful - that's what matters to me.

It's not about money. It's about the people you have, and how you're led.

If you want to make everyone happy, don't be a leader. Sell ice cream.

Don't be afraid, you can do it.

It's more fun to be a pirate than to join the Navy.

You can just ask customers what they want and then try to give that to them. By the time you get it built, they'll want something new.

I want to put a ding in the universe.

People who are crazy enough to think they can change the world, are the ones who do.

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 other people's opinions drown out your own inner voice. Have the courage to follow your heart and intuition; they somehow already know what you truly want to become. Everything else is secondary.

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

You can't connect the dots looking forward; you can only connect them looking backward. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect. You have to trust in something - your gut, destiny, life, karma.

You go to your TV to turn your brain off. You go to the computer when you want to turn your brain on.

Almost everything: all external expectations, all pride all fear of embarrassment or failure. These things just fall away in the face of death, leaving only what is truly important. Remembering that you are going to die is the best way I know to avoid the trap of thinking you have something to lose.
Stanford Commencement Address, 2005

Remembering that I'll be dead soon is the most important tool I've ever encountered to help me make the big choices in life. Because almost everything - all external expectations, all pride, all fear of embarrassment or failure - these things just fall away in the face of death, leaving only what is truly important.

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