Elon Musk was born on June 28, 1971 in South Africa, he was naturalized American in 2002 and resides in Los Angeles today. Elon Musk took a stake in Tesla in 2004 and became its chairman in October 2008.
He also founded in 2002 his third company SpaceX, for Space Exploration Technologies. Since 2015, he co-chairs OpenAI, an artificial intelligence research entity. Its objective is the development of an open-source AI benefiting all of humanity.
The best of Elon Musk quotes selected by us
“I’m interested in things that are changing the world or affecting the future and the wonderful, new technologies that make when you see them you think, “Wow, how did that even happen? How is it possible ?””Elon musk
“I think it’s very important to have feedback, where you are constantly thinking about what you have done and how you could do better.”Elon musk
“People work best when they know the goal and the reason for that goal. It is important that people want to come to work in the morning, and take pleasure in working.”Elon musk
“I’m a guy from Silicon Valley. I just think the people of Silicon Valley can do anything …”Elon musk
“Here in the West, people often do not like to listen to their leaders, even if they are right.”Elon musk
“Great businesses are built on great products.”Elon musk
“There is a silly idea that failure is not an option at NASA. Failure is an option here. If things don’t fail, you aren’t innovative enough.”Elon musk
“The problem is, in a lot of big companies, the process becomes a substitute for thinking. You are encouraged to behave like a small contraption in a complex machine. Frankly, it keeps people who aren’t smart, who aren’t otherwise creative.”Elon musk
“I don’t think it’s a good idea to plan to sell a business.”Elon musk