Elon Musk Quotes on Success and Happiness

For those who don’t know who is Elon Musk, he is the co-founder of the world’s biggest payment processing company PayPal, along with Tesla Motors, Solar city, ZIP2 and SpaceX. Musk became a multimillionaire in his late 20s when he sold his start-up company, Zip2, to a division of Compaq Computers.

He is one of the most brilliant entrepreneurs, with an estimated net worth of $20.1 billion, making him the 80th richest person in the world, according to Forbes.

Here some most famous quotes from Musk, that will surely make your day and will inspire you to dream big and achieve success in life.


If you’re trying to create a company, it’s like baking a cake. You have to have all the ingredients in the right proportion.


I think it’s very important to have a feedback loop, where you’re constantly thinking about what you’ve done and how you could be doing it better. I think that’s the single best piece of advice: constantly think about how you could be doing things better and questioning yourself.


If something’s important enough, you should try. Even if you – the probable outcome is failure.


When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor.


Some people don’t like change, but you need to embrace change if the alternative is a disaster.


Persistence is very important. You should not give up unless you are forced to give up.


Failure is an option here. If things are not failing, you are not innovating enough.


It’s OK to have your eggs in one basket as long as you control what happens to that basket.


You want to have a future where you’re expecting things to be better, not one where you’re expecting things to be worse.


If you get up in the morning and think the future is going to be better, it is a bright day. Otherwise, it’s not.


The first step is to establish that something is possible; then probability will occur


I think it is possible for ordinary people to choose to be extraordinary.


Let us know your views on this article by commenting in the below section. You can follow the blog or subscribe to get the updates on the latest articles.

You can also like the Facebook page Corporate Essentials and share your views on this article.

Follow us on twitter @corpessentials6

Suggested Reading:


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Create a free website or blog at WordPress.com.

Up ↑

%d bloggers like this: