The 100 Greatest Steve Jobs Quotes

13. The only problem with Microsoft is they just have no taste. They have absolutely no taste. And I don't mean that in a small way, I mean that in a big way, in the sense that they don't think of original ideas, and they don't bring much culture into their products.

Where: The Triumph of the Nerds: The Rise of Accidental Empires, PBS, June 1996.

Steve Jobs was always quick to throw jabs at his competitors, including, as here, Bill Gates. While Jobs valued the creative process of innovation, he believed Bill Gates' approach to creating a product was robotic: copy a system already in place and change the name tag.

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