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

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When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor.Elon Musk

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If you're trying to create a company, it's like baking a cake. You have to have all the ingredients in the right proportion.Elon Musk

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In order for us to have a future that's exciting and inspiring, it has to be one where we're a space-bearing civilization.Elon Musk

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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

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I'm anti-tax, but I'm pro-carbon tax.Elon Musk

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I'm interested in things that change the world or that affect the future and wondrous, new technology where you see it, and you're like, 'Wow, how did that even happen? How is that possible?'Elon Musk

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It's OK to have your eggs in one basket as long as you control what happens to that basket.Elon Musk

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Obviously Tesla is about helping solve the consumption of energy in a sustainable manner, but you need the production of energy in a sustainable manner.Elon Musk

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Great companies are built on great products.Elon Musk

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I think life on Earth must be about more than just solving problems... It's got to be something inspiring, even if it is vicarious.Elon Musk

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Any product that needs a manual to work is broken.Elon Musk

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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.Elon Musk

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You need to live in a dome initially, but over time you could terraform Mars to look like Earth and eventually walk around outside without anything on... So it's a fixer-upper of a planet.Elon Musk

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I do love email. Wherever possible I try to communicate asynchronously. I'm really good at email.Elon Musk

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Tesla is here to stay and keep fighting for the electric car revolution.Elon Musk

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I would like to die on Mars. Just not on impact.Elon Musk

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The future of humanity is going to bifurcate in two directions: Either it's going to become multiplanetary, or it's going to remain confined to one planet and eventually there's going to be an extinction event.Elon Musk

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If anyone thinks they'd rather be in a different part of history, they're probably not a very good student of history. Life sucked in the old days. People knew very little, and you were likely to die at a young age of some horrible disease. You'd probably have no teeth by now. It would be particularly awful if you were a woman.Elon Musk

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It's not as though we can keep burning coal in our power plants. Coal is a finite resource, too. We must find alternatives, and it's a better idea to find alternatives sooner then wait until we run out of coal, and in the meantime, put God knows how many trillions of tons of CO2 that used to be buried underground into the atmosphere.Elon Musk

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We polled Tesla owners, do you want autopilot disabled or not. Not one person wanted it disabled. That's pretty telling.Elon Musk

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The problem is that at a lot of big companies, process becomes a substitute for thinking. You're encouraged to behave like a little gear in a complex machine. Frankly, it allows you to keep people who aren't that smart, who aren't that creative.Elon Musk

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Boeing just took $20 billion and 10 years to improve the efficiency of their planes by 10 percent. That's pretty lame. I have a design in mind for a vertical liftoff supersonic jet that would be a really big improvement.Elon Musk

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Patience is a virtue, and I'm learning patience. It's a tough lesson.Elon Musk

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Life is too short for long-term grudges.Elon Musk

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We're running the most dangerous experiment in history right now, which is to see how much carbon dioxide the atmosphere... can handle before there is an environmental catastrophe.Elon Musk

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Some people don't like change, but you need to embrace change if the alternative is disaster.Elon Musk

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When Henry Ford made cheap, reliable cars people said, 'Nah, what's wrong with a horse?' That was a huge bet he made, and it worked.Elon Musk

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I've actually made a prediction that within 30 years a majority of new cars made in the United States will be electric. And I don't mean hybrid, I mean fully electric.Elon Musk

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A battery by definition is a collection of cells. So the cell is a little can of chemicals. And the challenge is taking a very high-energy cell, and a large number of them, and combining them safely into a large battery.Elon Musk

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