In my never-ending quest for awesome images / metaphors / similes / sentences, I came across this gem:
It’s like giving a glass of ice water to somebody in hell.
– Steve Jobs on why Windows users love iTunes’ jukebox software so much.
From Scott Rosenberg’s excellent recap of the Gates / Jobs conversation at the D conference today.
6 comments on “The Best Sentence I Read Today: Jobs on iTunes”
I’m reading your book. Tim sent it to me. Congratulations! You have a lot of insight for one so young. I wish you the best.
My quote of the day (maybe you’ve heard it) Ghandi–Live as if you’ll die tomorrow. Learn as if you’ll live forever.
True confession: I use a PC. And the PC version of iTunes works A-OK on my machine.
thanks for the comment.
do you google your name?
anyways, i read your blog all the time.
i can’t wait to read the book.
To Judy, who commented above, it’s “Gandhi”, not “Ghandi”.
I look forward to reading your book. Congratulations on your success!
This is me spitting on Jobs’ ice cube.
(Why did the act of writing that make me feel like Tyler Durden?)
Seriously, he – well, his firm – resorts to tricking people into using his software, plain and simple.