Elon Musk on People

I’ve got to practice what I preach.

Elon Musk: There are not enough people. I can’t emphasize this enough. There are not enough people. And I think one of the biggest risks to civilization is the low birthrate and the rapidly declining birthrate. And yet so many people, including smart people, think that there are too many people in the world and think that the population is growing out of control. It’s completely the opposite. Please look at the numbers. If people don’t have more children, civilization is going to crumble. Mark my words.

WSJ: Is this why you have so many children?

Elon Musk: I’m trying to set a good example. I’ve got to practice what I preach.

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