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Steve Jobs's Best Quotes: The Former Apple CEO's Most Memorable Sayings

The Huffington Post     First Posted: 08/24/11 09:18 PM ET   Updated: 10/24/11 06:12 AM ET

Apple announced that Steve Jobs will be resigning as CEO, a position he has held for more than a decade. The company's official press release stated that the board of directors had named Tim Cook CEO and that Jobs would remain as chairman of the board.

As acting CEO since 1997, Steve Jobs has been the public face of the company, taking the stage at high-profile product launches and press gatherings, speaking at universities and conferences. We've gathered some of Jobs's most memorable quotes during that time, from the humorous to the visionary. Take a look and vote for your favorites. Do you remember any great lines that we missed? Let us know in the comments below.

For more of Steve Jobs throughout the years, take a look at his most iconic Apple moments. Then, read up on Tim Cook, the new Apple CEO. For more on Apple's huge announcement, check out our roundup of reactions from Twitter users.

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"We've never worried about numbers. In the market place, Apple is trying to focus the spotlight on products, because products really make a difference. [...] Ad campaigns are necessary for competition; IBM's ads are everywhere. But good PR educates people; that's all it is. You can't con people in this business. The products speak for themselves."
-- Playboy interview, 1985