I'd like to dial it back 5% or 10% and try to have a vacation that's not just e-mail with a view.
If humanity doesn't land on Mars in my lifetime, I would be very disappointed.
Stationary storage will be as big as the car business long term. The growth rate will probably be several times what it is for the car business.
The value of beauty and inspiration is very much underrated, no question. But I want to be clear: I'm not trying to be anyone's savior. I'm just trying to think about the future and not be sad.
The goal of Tesla is to accelerate sustainable energy, so we're going to take a step back and think about what's most likely to achieve that goal.
Even if producing CO2 was good for the environment, given that we're going to run out of hydrocarbons, we need to find some sustainable means of operating.
What I'm trying to do is, is to make a significant difference in space flight. And help make space flight accessible to almost anyone.
The path to the CEO's office should not be through the CFO's office, and it should not be through the marketing department. It needs to be through engineering and design.
If something's important enough, you should try. Even if you - the probable outcome is failure.