Thursday, 6 October 2011

rip steve jobs

Steve Jobs
24. February 1955 - 5. October 2011

“Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. 
Don’t be trapped by dogma — which is living with the results of other people’s thinking. 
Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner voice. 
And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. 
They somehow already know what you truly want to become. 
Everything else is secondary.” 

photo credit:
Steve Jobs photo & second quote: via Nicole Franzen's Facebook profile
first quote: via Texas Farmer's Daughter


  1. This man had so many visions - his fingerprints will remain on this world. Really sad.

  2. Rest in peace!
    'Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner voice'
    Just brilliant...

  3. May he rest in peace! Why don't we follow our heart and intuition more often?

  4. Haha, I think you'll get to keep your kidneys ;)
    I ordered it online for a bout 800 NOK, so about 100 E. Well worth it if you ask me!


  5. I love this quote. Wise words from a true visionary and leader. Rest in Peace Steve Jobs xx

  6. For those like me that remember the Mac symbols in the 1980's - today is definitely an Unhappy Mac day. My Mac changed my life.

  7. He was just brilliant on so many levels. This is advice we could all use. xo

  8. I was greatly toughed by his stanford address!
    From now on,we should exploit cleverly his wonderful ideas.

  9. sorry,toughed→touched.haha!

  10. Lisa, thank you so much for this post. it said a lot. and a lot more...

  11. rip, i was a big admirer!
    i will have this as reminder for every day

  12. A legend had dissapeared and the words are so true.
    He will be missed ;o)
    Nice weekend to you Lisa - now I can 'relax' with all the items I have to 'shoot' and put into the shop - but saturday is my day off - think we are going to the woods and enjoy the nice autumn colours ;o))

  13. Was Signe going to steal your kidneys? haha

  14. this is so sad. he has amazing quotes

  15. I am not rich enough to buy any of the Apple products, but even I know that he was a genoius mind and he changed the world thechnically. Rest in peace.

  16. oh, I have to remember those wise words and repeat them to myself! :-)


  17. He was such an inspiring man....I remember the first time I saw a Mac. It was blue and the design was just perfect to me. It belonged to a family friend who kindly gave me the opportunity to use it. Apple products are part of my life. I work, I listen to the music, I read the news and I call my family and friends thanks to what Steve did and I do it with immense joy.

    Thanks for posting this :)

  18. Many thanks for sharing, Lisa. I will get this words foy my daily life.

  19. What a phenomenal visionary who had such a positive impact on the world. Thank you for sharing this Lisa.


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