The difference between the best worker on computer hardware and the average may be 2 to 1, if you’re lucky. With automobiles, maybe 2 to 1. But in software, it’s at least 25 to 1. The difference between the average programmer and a great one is at least that.

- Steve Jobs (2000) ·

I would trade all of my technology for an afternoon with Socrates.

- Steve Jobs (2000) ·