I believe that great people are God’s gift to us.

Every once in a while, people come along who advance our understanding of math, science and technology. Great minds whose genius changes our lives for the better.

Sir Isaac Newton. Albert Einstein. Bill Gates.

Steve Jobs.

Jobs died today. A bright light has gone out.

And people are mourning en masse. That’s how you know he was special, a gift to humanity. And you know what? That’s beautiful.

We mourn when we lose public figures. They are a part of us. And no less so was Steve Jobs.

He made the most of his time here on earth. His contributions changed how we live.

I love that people are putting flowers at Apple headquarters.

Thank you, Steve.

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