59 quotes found by Steve Wozniak

Steve Wozniak
If you love what you do and are willing to do what it takes, it's within your reach. And it'll be worth every minute you spend alone at night, thinking and thinking about what it is you want to design or build. It'll be worth it, I promise.
notag  # 1626
Steve Wozniak
Never trust a computer you can't throw out a window.
computers  trust  Throw  # 429375
Steve Wozniak
My goal wasn't to make a ton of money. It was to build good computers.
money  good  computers  # 429376
Steve Wozniak
Wherever smart people work, doors are unlocked.
intelligence  work  smart  # 429377
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I just believe that the way that young people's minds develop is fascinating. If you are doing something for a grade or salary or a reward, it doesn't have as much meaning as creating something for yourself and your own life.
life  Minds  meaning  # 429378
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Everything we did we were setting the tone for the world.
Setting  Tone  # 429379
Steve Wozniak
You can make something big when young that will carry you through life. Look at all the big startups like Microsoft, Apple, Google, Facebook, Twitter, etc. They were all started by very young people who stumbled on something of unseen value. You'll know it when you hit a home run.
life  home  Started  # 429380
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What I was proud of was that I used very few parts to build a computer that could actually speak words on a screen and type words on a keyboard and run a programming language that could play games. And I did all this myself.
computers  Few  words  # 429381
Steve Wozniak
Your first projects aren't the greatest things in the world, and they may have no money value, they may go nowhere, but that is how you learn - you put so much effort into making something right if it is for yourself.
money  learn  Greatest  # 429382
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Every dream I've ever had in life has come true ten times over.
life  true  Times  # 429383
Steve Wozniak
A lot of hacking is playing with other people, you know, getting them to do strange things.
Getting  Playing  strange  # 429384
Steve Wozniak
Teachers started recognizing me and praising me for being smart in science and that made me want to be even smarter in science!
science  smart  Started  # 429385
Steve Wozniak
Some great people are leaders and others are more lucky, in the right place at the right time. I'd put myself in the latter category. But I'd never call myself a normal designer of anything.
time  Great  Others  # 429386
Steve Wozniak
Steve Jobs didn't really set the direction of my Apple I and Apple II designs but he did the more important part of turning them into a product that would change the world. I don't deny that.
change  Jobs  direction  # 429387
Steve Wozniak
Another hero was Tom Swift, in the books. What he stood for, the freedom, the scientific knowledge and being and engineer gave him the ability to invent solutions to problems. He's always been a hero to me. I buy old Tom Swift books now and read them to my own children.
freedom  knowledge  Another  # 429388
Steve Wozniak
Don't worry that you can't seem to come up with sure billion dollar winners at first. Just do projects for yourself for fun. You'll get better and better.
fun  Sure  Seem  # 429389