Elon Musk - INTJ

Elon Musk – INTJ

  • CEO of ‘Tesla Inc.’
  • CEO of ‘SpaceX’
  • Business Magnate
  • Investor
  • Engineer

Quotes on Elon Musk – INTJ

Elon: “When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favour.”

Elon: “My proceeds from the PayPal acquisition were $180 million. I put $100 million in SpaceX, $70m in Tesla, and $10m in Solar City. I had to borrow money for rent.”

Elon: “It is important to view knowledge as sort of a semantic tree — make sure you understand the fundamental principles, i.e. the trunk and big branches, before you get into the leaves/details or there is nothing for them to hang on to.”

Elon: “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.”

Elon: “You should take the approach that you’re wrong. Your goal is to be less wrong.”

Elon: “Constantly seek criticism. A well thought out critique of whatever you’re doing is as valuable as gold.”

Elon: “I’m not trying to be anyone’s savior. I’m just trying to think about the future and not be sad.”

Elon: “If you need inspiration, don’t do it.”


More about Elon Musk – INTJ

“Elon Musk: How the Billionaire CEO of SpaceX and Tesla is Shaping our Future” – by Ashlee Vance

Billionaire Elon Musk has been improving humanity’s chance of long-term survival for nearly two decades. After helping to form the company PayPal, Elon went on to form a company whose work nowadays has replaced the NASA space shuttle flights to the space station. With his company ‘Tesla’, Elon is also is behind the latest expansion of electric cars on the road.

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