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Steve Case Quotes

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One of the biggest challenges we had in the first decade
was not that many people had personal computers.
There weren't that many people to sell to,
and it was hard to identify them.
- Steve Case

I think the support of the other team at AOL and everybody's
really shared passion and belief about this and -
saying that some day everybody was going to be on line.
- Steve Case

I had an older brother who passed away recently,
an older sister and a younger brother.
- Steve Case

I continue to have a special pride and passion for AOL,
and I strongly believe that AOL - once the leading
Internet company in the world -
can return to its past greatness.
- Steve Case


 

I was born and raised in Honolulu, Hawaii.
- Steve Case

I do think that a general liberal arts education is very important,
particularly in an uncertain changing world.
- Steve Case

You have to get along with people, but you also have
to recognize that the strength of a team is different
people with different perspectives and different personalities.
- Steve Case


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I do think actually in this case the government does
get credit for funding some of the basic research.
- Steve Case

There are no road signs to help navigate.
And, in fact, no one has yet determined which side
of the road we're supposed to be on.
- Steve Case

My father still is a lawyer, and my mom was a teacher
and then later a career counselor.
- Steve Case

So we believed that strategic alliances and partnerships were critical,
and we did that for five years.
- Steve Case

Five or ten years ago, when it was clear the Internet
was becoming a mainstream phenomenon,
it was equally clear that a lot of people were being
left out and could be left behind.
- Steve Case

I enjoyed high school and college, and I think I learned a lot,
but that was not really my focus.
My focus was on trying to figure out what businesses to start.
- Steve Case

I was not an outstanding student.
I did a reasonable amount of work.
I got generally good - pretty good grades,
but I was not that passionate about getting straight A's.
- Steve Case

Nobody should have to be a systems integrator to make
a convergence network work in their home.
- Steve Case

I think it took us nine years to get one million subscribers to AOL,
and then in the next nine years we went from one million to 35 million.
- Steve Case

So my degree was in political science,
which I think was - the closest I could come to marketing is politics.
- Steve Case

It's stunning to me what kind of an impact even one
person can have if they have the right passion,
perspective and are able to align the interest of a great team.
- Steve Case

Because I do think - not just in building AOL -
but just the world in which we live is a very confusing,
rapidly changing world where technology has accelerated.
- Steve Case

The idea that maybe you don't have to own a car if
you only need one occasionally may catch on,
just like time-sharing caught on in real estate.
- Steve Case

From a relatively early age I got interested in business.
- Steve Case

We don't want to turn the TV into a computer.
- Steve Case

And I'd say one of the great lessons I've learned over
the past couple of decades,
from a management perspective, is that really when you come down to it,
it really is all about people and all about leadership.
- Steve Case

For better or worse, that is true with any new innovation,
certainly any new technological innovation.
There's many good things that come out of it,
but also some bad things.
All you can do is try to maximize the good stuff and minimize the bad stuff.
- Steve Case

When I first got started in the late '70s,
early '80s, and first was thinking about the interactive world,
I believed so fervently that it was the next big thing,
I thought it would happen quickly.
- Steve Case

So you have to force yourself out of a comfort zone
and really try to figure out what are the key ingredients,
the key skill sets, the key perspectives that are necessary,
and then figure out a way to attract the very best
people to fill those particular roles.
- Steve Case

But the idea that some day people would want to be
able to interact and get stock quotes and talk with
other people or all these different things,
I just believed that was going to happen.
- Steve Case

Nowadays people seem to switch schools,
either because they have to, and certain schools only serve certain grades,
or because they move to a different place or have some particular interest,
but I was in the same school for 13 years.
- Steve Case

And so the idea was, well maybe you can take an Atari video game machine,
where people plug in a game cartridge,
and plug in a modem, and tie that into a telephone,
and essentially turn that game in the machine into an interactive terminal.
- Steve Case

And what we did with this new company in 1985 is we
did start focusing on PCs instead of video game machines,
because we learned the hard lesson about bringing a
product to market in a consumer world where it's very
expensive to build a brand and get distribution and so forth.
- Steve Case

If you're doing something new you've got to have a vision.
You've got to have a perspective.
You've got to have some north star you're aiming for,
and you just believe somehow you'll get there,
which kind of gets to the passion point.
- Steve Case

My father and his brothers were all lawyers,
so I think that the expectation was probably for me
to grow up to be an attorney,
but it never really fascinated me that much.
I was more interested in building things.
- Steve Case

Most of the people who had PCs did not have modems
and could not use those PCs as communicating devices.
They really were using them for spreadsheets or word
processing or storing recipes or playing games or what have you.
- Steve Case

One of the problems with computers, particularly for the older people,
is they were befuddled by them, and the computers have gotten better.
They have gotten easier to use.
They have gotten less expensive.
The software interfaces have made things a lot more accessible.
- Steve Case

The greatest mistake you can make in life
is to be continually fearing you will make one.
- Elbert Hubbard

Don't let one cloud obliterate the whole sky.
- Anais Nin

Take your life in your own hands, and what happens?
A terrible thing: no one to blame.
- Erica Jong

One can never consent to creep when one feels the impulse to soar.
- Helen Keller

No one was ever named "Hero" for following the crowd.
Heroes set their own course.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

One does not discover new lands without consenting
to lose sight of the shore for a very long time.
- Andre Gide

I am one with the Earth,
with the Water, with the Fire,
with the Air that I breathe,
with all Living Things,
and we are all one with Spirit.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

When written in Chinese, the word "crisis"
is composed of two characters.
One represents danger and the other represents opportunity.
- John F. Kennedy

Fear defeats more people than
any other one thing in the world.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Everyone is a prisoner of his own experiences.
No one can eliminate prejudices -
just recognize them.
- Edward R. Murrow

There are only two ways to live your life.
One is as though nothing is a miracle.
The other is as though everything is a miracle.
- Albert Einstein

To know yet to think that one does not know is best;
Not to know yet to think that one knows
will lead to difficulty.
- Lao Tzu

Sing like no one's listening,
love like you've never been hurt,
dance like nobody's watching,
and live like its heaven on earth.
- Mark Twain

When trouble arises and things look bad,
there is always one individual who perceives a solution
and is willing to take command.
Very often, that individual is crazy.
- Dave Barry

Your life is the fruit of your own doing.
You have no one to blame but yourself.
- Joseph Campbell

You miss one hundred percent of the shots you don't take.
- Wayne Gretzky

Majority rule only works if you're also
considering individual rights,
because you can't have five wolves and one sheep
voting on what to have for dinner.
- Larry Flynt

Whatever you are, be a good one.
- Abraham Lincoln

Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed
is more important than any other one thing.
- Abraham Lincoln

We must be willing to get rid of the life we've planned,
so as to have the life that is waiting for us.
The old skin has to be shed before the new one can come.
- Joseph Campbell

There are a hundred valid reasons why something can't be done,
but only one reason, Commitment, why it can.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything.
And that is by making the other person want to do it.
- Dale Carnegie

We who lived in concentration camps can remember the men
who walked through the huts comforting others,
giving away their last piece of bread...
They offer sufficient proof that everything
can be taken from a man but one thing:
to choose one's attitude in any given set of circumstances,
to choose one's own way.
- Viktor E. Frankl

Genius is one percent inspiration
and ninety-nine percent perspiration.
- Thomas Edison

Love one another but make not a bond of love.
Let it rather be a moving sea
between the shores of your souls.
- Khalil Gibran

When one door closes, another opens.
But often we look so long, so regretfully,
upon the closed door,
that we fail to see the one that is opened for us.
- Helen Keller

One who gains strength by overcoming obstacles
possesses the only strength which can overcome adversity.
- Albert Schweitzer

People in their handlings of affairs
often fail when they are about to succeed.
If one remains as careful at the end
as he was at the beginning,
there will be no failure.
- Lao Tzu

After climbing a great hill,
one only finds that there are many more hills to climb.
- Nelson Mandela

If you wait for opportunities to occur,
you will be one of the crowd.
- Edward de Bono

Most people give up just when
they're about to achieve success.
They quit on the one yard line.
They give up at the last minute of the game,
one foot from a winning touch down.
- Ross Perot

Drop the sword - for there is but one flesh to wound,
and it is the one flesh of all humankind.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Our greatest weakness lies in giving up.
The most certain way to succeed
is always to try just one more time.
- Thomas A. Edison

I love being married.
It's so great to find that one special person
you want to annoy for the rest of your life.
- Rita Rudner

Friendship is born at that moment
when one person says to another,
"What! You too? I thought I was the only one."
- C. S. Lewis

It is one thing to say that something should be done,
but quite a different matter to do it.
- Aesop

I suppose leadership at one time meant muscles;
but today it means getting along with people.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi


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