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"Steve Jobs was Apple; Sir Alex Ferguson is Manchester United,"

David Gill

Born: August 5, 1957

Occupation: Executive

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All they can talk about is Manchester United.

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As long as we are successful on the pitch, then I will be here-unless Manchester United put in a call. But I don't think Sir Alex Ferguson is planning to step down just yet!

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Patrice Evra

This club is steeped in history and I feel privileged to have become a part of that ... An immense thank you to Sir Alex Ferguson for making it all possible, for giving me the privilege to be a captain,...

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A lot of people thought Steve Jobs was a CEO of Apple but he never was until he came back to Apple in 1997.

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Business and growing jobs is about taking risk, sometimes failing, sometimes succeeding, but always striving. It is about dreams. Usually, it doesn't work out exactly as you might have imagined. Steve...

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We got anxious at the end of the weekend in our urgency to try to score the winning goal. Ended up playing far too many long balls forward. That style of play doesn't suit Manchester United. We must continue...

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Woz is living his own life now. He hasn't been around Apple for about five years. But what he did will go down in history.

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I've had to deal with everything but everyone has helped me, including Sir Alex Ferguson, to get through. George Best was a good friend of mine. We loved each other, we both knew where we were coming from.

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Clayton Christensen

Steve Jobs and Apple taught us that profit is not the ultimate goal, but rather a consequence of something greater.

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Steve Wozniak

We truly could have used the later Jobs in earlier years at Apple, is what I feel.

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Paul Gascoigne

But then I always wanted to play for Rangers. Man United is a great club and Alex Ferguson is a legend.

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Pippo Inzaghi was born in an offside position.

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The Steve Jobs who founded Apple as an anarchic company promoting the message of freedom, whose first projects with Stephen Wozniak were pirate boxes and computers with open schematics, would be taken...

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If he was an inch taller he'd be the best center half in Britain. His father is 6 ft 2 in - I'd check the milkman.

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Noel Gallagher

I think the fact that Sir Alex Ferguson rested Howard Webb had a lot to do with the result.

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Eric Cantona

Those who hate or disrespect Sir Alex Ferguson , its only because he snatched away their dreams of winning.

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