From the Steve Jobs Archive, a site set up by his friends and family, an email Steve sent to himself in 2010:
From: Steve Jobs, email@example.com
To: Steve Jobs, firstname.lastname@example.org
Date: Thursday, September 2, 2010 at 11:08PM
I grow little of the food I eat, and of the little I do grow
I do not make any of my own clothing.
I speak a language I did not invent or refine.
I did not discover the mathematics I use.
I am protected by freedoms and laws I did not conceive
I am moved by music I did not create myself.
When I needed medical attention, I was helpless
I did not invent the transistor, the microprocessor,
I love and admire my species, living and dead, and am
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