What are your favorite Elon Musk quotes

Quotes and sayings from Elon Musk

Elon Reeve Musk is an entrepreneur and investor. He is a national of his native South Africa as well as of Canada and the United States.

Elon Musk is part of the following category: Entrepreneurs

Image source: Steve Jurvetson

Starting a company is like baking a cake. You need all the ingredients in the right proportions.

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.

BusinessElon Musk

I hate it when people confuse education and intelligence. You can have a bachelor's degree and still be an idiot.

I hate when people confuse education with intelligence. You can have a bachelor's degree and still be an idiot.

Education, Intelligence & WisdomElon Musk

I've never read a book about time management.

I've actually not read any books on time management.

BusinessElon Musk

I am happy that BMW is bringing an electric car onto the market. That's cool.

I'm glad to see that BMW is bringing an electric car to market. That's cool.

Elon Musk

Good companies are created by good products.

Great companies are built on great products.

BusinessElon Musk

Tesla has come to stay and continue to fight for the revolution in electromobility.

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

TeslaElon Musk

Life is too short for constant envy and resentment.

Life is too short for long-term grudges.

envyElon Musk

Some people don't like change, but you have to accept it if the alternative is a disaster.

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

changeElon Musk

Patience is a gift and I try to learn to be patient. It's a tough lesson.

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

Patience & disciplineElon Musk

If humanity doesn't manage to land on Mars while I'm still alive, I would be very disappointed.

If humanity doesn't land on Mars in my lifetime, I would be very disappointed.

Progress, space travel, marsElon Musk

In the distant future, driving may be banned because it is too dangerous. You can't let people die in deadly two-toners.

In the distant future, people may outlaw driving cars because it's too dangerous. You can't have a person driving a two-tone death machine.

carsElon Musk

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

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

ambitionElon Musk

I would like to die on Mars. But not when landing.

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

MarsElon Musk

People should always strive to fulfill their passion. That makes us happier than anything else.

People should pursue what they're passionate about. That will make them happier than pretty much anything else.

PassionElon Musk

In terms of the Internet, it's like humanity acquiring a collective nervous system. Whereas previously we were more like a ... collection of cells that communicated by diffusion. With the advent of the Internet, it was suddenly like we got a nervous system. It's a hugely impactful thing.

InternetElon Musk, Wired Interview - 08/18/2012

Tesla will now move its headquarters and future projects to Texas / Nevada immediately.

Tesla will now move its HQ and future programs to Texas / Nevada immediately.

TeslaElon Musk, May 2020

Tesla is of course about using energy as sustainably as possible, but we also have to produce energy sustainably.

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.

TeslaElon Musk

Follow myQuotes