Apparently you can also force people to do great work if they are treated as slaves, and have no other choice. No matter how much the preceding self-centered quote is shared, Jobs’ legacy now lies in how he treated his employees on the other side of the world.
What you do to others will ultimately trump what you say about yourself.
Jobs’ legacy is represented by the exploitation of workers at FoxConn. Sorry folks, but that’s what Apple became under his guidance, and that’s what it is today.
A focused designer and relentless taskmaster may make one a great CEO, but it does not make one a great man.