This image on the homepage of Apple.comsays it all.

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If you look at name apple gave the image, it gives you a very clear hint at how they see their founder. A hero, he was and still is one of my personal heroes.

But I will not mourn, I will honor his life as he did himself. Watch his commencement speech: “How to live before you die”

[2]: http://www.achter.be/wp-content/uploads/2011/10/Screen-Shot-2011-10-06-at-01.54.24.png