Elon Musk quotes about innovation and succes that will change your perspective about life

Category: QUOTES Published: Friday, 21 December 2018 Written by Life Coach Efosa Emovon

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South African born technology entrepreneur, engineer, and inventor Elon Musk is one man doing a lot to change the way we live. In fact, in 1991, musk founded an online bank called x.com which merged with Confinity in 2000 and became PayPal that same year.

Paypal was bought by eBay for $1.3 billion in 2002. In May 2002, Musk founded SpaceX, an aerospace manufacturer, and space transport services. He also inspired the creation of solar energy called solar city.

Musk funded Tesla, inc an electric vehicle and solar panel manufacturer. Also, he co-founded a nonprofit research company OpenA1, focused on promoting friendly artificial intelligence. And Neuralink a technology company focused on developing brain-computer interfaces.

One of his greatest goals is to establish a human colony in planet Mars in order to reduce the risk of human extinction. Elon Musk goals and many achievements make him one of the greatest minds of our time.

We can indeed draw from him by listening to his words of wisdom and acting on them. Stay motivated with this.

 

1 “One failed experience does not invalidate the greater goal. If that was the case, we would never have had the light bulb.”

-Elon Musk

 

2 “Constantly think about how you could be doing things better and questioning yourself.”

Elon Musk

 

3 “When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor.”

-Elon Musk

 

4 “Some people don’t like change, but you need to embrace change if the alternative is disaster.”

-Elon Musk

 

5 “If something is important enough, you should try. Even if the probable outcome is failure.”

-Elon Musk

 

6 “Really the only thing that makes sense is to strive for greater collective enlightenment.”

Elon Musk

 

7. “It is okay to have your eggs in one basket as long as you control what happens to that basket.”

-Elon Musk

 

8 “Work like hell. I mean you just have to put in 80 to 100 hours every week. This improves the odds of success.”

-Elon Musk

 

9 “Failure is an option here-if things are not failing, you are not innovating.”

-Elon Musk

 

10 “If you go back a few hundred years, what we take for granted today would seem like magic- being able to talk to people over long distances- to transmit images, flying, accessing vast amounts of data like an oracle. These are all things that would have been considered magic a few years ago.”

-Elon Musk

 

11 “I think it is possible for ordinary people to choose to be extraordinary.” Elon Musk 12. “If you get up in the morning and think the future is going to be better, it is a bright day.”

-Elon Musk

 

13 “Great companies are built on great products.”

-Elon Musk

 

14 “You want to be extra rigorous about making the best possible thing you can. Find everything that is wrong with it and fix it. Seek negative feedback, particularly from friends.”

-Elon Musk

 

15 “The first step is to establish that something is possible; then probability will occur.”

-Elon Musk

 

16 “People work better when they know what the goal is and why.”

-Elon Musk

 

17 “There is a tremendous bias against taking risks. Everyone is trying to optimize their ass-covering.”

-Elon Musk

 

18 “Don’t be afraid of new arenas.”

-Elon Musk

 

19 “You shouldn’t do things differently just because they are different. They need to be better.”

-Elon Musk

 

20. “When I was in college, I wanted to be involved in things that would change the world. Now I am.”

-Elon Musk

 

 

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