13 quotes by Elon Musk
“My mentality is that of a samurai. I would rather commit seppuku than fail.” — Elon Musk
Source:Elon Musk Biography. p 73.
“Imagine there was a pallet of $35M in cash that was plummeting through the atmosphere, and it was going to burn up.” — Elon Musk
Context:On motivating his team to save the rocket for reuse.
“There have to be reasons that you get up in the morning and you want to live. Why do you want to live? What's the point? What inspires you? What do you love about the future? If the future does not include being out there among the stars and being a multi-planet species, I find that incredibly depressing.” — Elon Musk
“Clever compression of a concept.” — Elon Musk
Context:On the beauty of a great quote.
“Yeah, well I think anyone who likes fast cars will love the Tesla. And it has fantastic handling by the way. I mean this car will crush a Porsche on the track, just crush it. So if you like fast cars, you'll love this car. And then oh, by the way, it happens to be electric and it's twice the efficiency of a Prius.” — Elon Musk