Steve Jobs’ Top 15 Quotes on Education

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Tuesday, November 8, 2011

It’s only been 1 month since the untimely death of Steve Jobs; and Steve would be pleased to know that he’s still in the news and still a large part of the public consciousness. There’s a new biography out and soon to be aired never before seen TV interviews. And, his quotes abound.

The following Steve Jobs quotes regarding his anecdotes and memories regarding education were compiled from our friends at The Student Affairs Collaborative:

Top 15 Steve Jobs Quotes on Education

(1) “I know from my own education that if I hadn’t encountered two or three individuals that spent extra time with me, I’m sure I would have been in jail.” – Steve Jobs

(2) “I’m a very big believer in equal opportunity as opposed to equal outcome. Equal opportunity to me, more than anything, means a great education. Maybe even more important than a great family life. We could make sure that every young child in this country got a great education. We fall far short of that.” – Steve Jobs

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