“I think different religions are different doors to the same house. Sometimes I think the house exists, and sometimes I don’t. It’s the great mystery.”
Note: The most-annotated paragraph in the Steve Jobs bio is about religion.
The Blue Box adventure established a template for a partnership that would soon be born. Wozniak would be the gentle wizard coming up with a neat invention that he would have been happy just to give away, and Jobs would figure out how to make it user-friendly, put it together in a package, market it, and make a few bucks.
Note: Reading about the two Steves and their Blue Box adventure.
if you act like you can do something, then it will work. I told him, ‘Pretend to be completely in control and people will assume that you are.’”
Note: Nolan Bushnell sees the future.
All of this required money. “The tooling of this plastic case was going to cost, like, $100,000,” Jobs said. “Just to get this whole thing into production was going to be, like, $200,000.”
Note: kickstarting with Steve before there was Kickstarter.