Elon Musk is a business magnate and investor. He is the founder, CEO and Chief Engineer at SpaceX; angel investor, CEO and Product Architect of Tesla, Inc.; founder of The Boring Company; and co-founder of Neuralink and OpenAI. With an estimated net worth of around US$203 billion as of June 2022, Musk is the wealthiest person in the world according to both the Bloomberg Billionaires Index and the Forbes real-time billionaires list.
Here are some quotes by Elon Musk
When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor.
If something’s important enough, you should try. Even if – the probable outcome is failure.
It’s OK to have your eggs in one basket as long as you control what happens to that basket.
People should pursue what they’re passionate about. That will make them happier than pretty much anything else.
Starting a business is not for everyone. Starting a business – I’d say, number one is have a high pain threshold.
I think we have a duty to maintain the light of consciousness to make sure it continues into the future.
Self-driving cars are the natural extension of active safety and obviously something we should do.
I would like to die on Mars. Just not on impact.
I think it matters whether someone has a good heart.
People work better when they know what the goal is and why. It is important that people look forward to coming to work in the morning and enjoy working.
It’s very important to like the people you work with. Otherwise, your job is going to be quite miserable.
I will never be happy without having someone. Going to sleep alone kills me.
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.
Some people don’t like change, but you need to embrace change if the alternative is disaster.
I really do encourage other manufacturers to bring electric cars to market. It’s a good thing, and they need to bring it to market and keep iterating and improving and make better and better electric cars, and that’s what going to result in humanity achieving a sustainable transport future. I wish it was growing faster than it is.
Tesla is here to stay and keep fighting for the electric car revolution.
Brand is just a perception, and perception will match reality over time. Sometimes it will be ahead, other times it will be behind. But brand is simply a collective impression some have about a product.