BBC Documentary: Life Story of Steve Jobs, The Billion Dollar Hippy
Watch this full video documentary of BBC about the life of Steve Jobs. Steven Paul “Steve” Jobs was an American entrepreneur, marketer, and inventor, who was the co-founder, chairman, and CEO of Apple Inc. He was born on 24 February 1955 in San Francisco, California, to students Abdulfattah Jandali and Joanne Schieble who were unmarried at the time and gave him up for adoption. He was taken in by a working class couple, Paul and Clara Jobs, and grew up with them in Mountain View, California. Despite this circumstance, Steve Jobs became the face of Apple, and developed revolutionary products which include the iPod, iPhone, and iPad, which are now dominating the evolution of modern technology. Steve died on October 5, 2011, at Palo Alto, California, United States following a long battle with pancreatic cancer.
Video: Steve Jobs Documentary
Famous Steve Jobs Quotes
“If you don’t love something, you’re not going to go the extra mile, work the extra weekend, challenge the status quo as much.”
I’m convinced that about half of what separates the successful entrepreneurs from the non-successful ones is pure perseverance.
Sometimes life is going to hit you in the head with a brick. Don’t lose faith.
“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.”
“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.”
“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.”
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. And like any great relationship, it just gets better and better as the years roll on.