TOP 10 GREATEST ELON MUSK QUOTES

Optimism, pessimism, fuck that – we’re going to make it happen. As God is my bloody witness, I’m hell-bent on making it work.

— Elon Musk

 

Failure is an option here. If things are not failing, you are not innovating enough.

— Elon Musk

 

Don’t be afraid of new arenas.

— Elon Musk

 

You want to have a future where you’re expecting things to be better, not one where you’re expecting things to be worse.

— Elon Musk

 

I think it’s very important to have a feedback loop, where you’re constantly thinking about what you’ve done and how you could be doing it better. I think that’s the single best piece of advice: constantly think about how you could be doing things better and questioning yourself.

— Elon Musk

 

If something is important enough, even if the odds are against you, you should still do it.

— Elon Musk

 

Persistence is very important. You should not give up unless you are forced to give up.

— Elon Musk

 

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

— Elon Musk

 

My biggest mistake is probably weighing too much on someone’s talent and not someone’s personality. I think it matters whether someone has a good heart.

— Elon Musk

 

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

— Elon Musk

 

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 hundred years ago.

— Elon Musk

 

Everybody around here has slides in their lobbies. I’m actually wondering about putting in a roller coaster — like a functional roller coaster at the factory in Fremont. You’d get in, and it would take you around [the] factory but also up and down. Who else has a roller coaster? … It would probably be really expensive, but I like the idea of it.

— Elon Musk

 

Well, what are some of the other problems that are likely to most affect the future of humanity?’ Not from the perspective, ‘What’s the best way to make money?

— Elon Musk

 

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

— Elon Musk

 

I think it is possible for ordinary people to choose to be extraordinary.

— Elon Musk

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