Elon Musk CEO of Tesla, known for his adventures into space, starting companies and breaking barriers. As CEO of his latest company Tesla, he recently laid off 9% of the workforce for restructuring purposes.
This is not the first time Musk has faced adversity with his one of his many companies. Musk’s space company SpaceX has come close to bankruptcy twice, before recovering to become a multi-billion company.
Despite all of Elon Musk’s success he still has one thing in common with the average person. He makes mistakes in his romantic relationships like the rest of us.
With a net worth of more than 20 billion dollars according to Forbes, one would think that when you are a billionaire, dating would be a walk in the park.
Elon Musk has been married and divorced three times in his life, looking at Musk’s failed relationship history, we see even despite his massive success, he is not immune to the struggles of dating and relationships in the 21st century.
In a 2017 Rolling Stone interview, Musk touched on his relationship with actress Amber Heard, and discussed his struggles with dating and maintaining a long-term relationship. In the interview ( You can read the interview here) musk talks about his inability to be alone
“I will never be happy without having someone. Going to sleep alone kills me.” He hesitates, shakes his head, falters, continues. “It’s not like I don’t know what that feels like: Being in a big empty house, and the footsteps echoing through the hallway, no one there – and no one on the pillow next to you. F*** How do you make yourself happy in a situation like that?”
Although Musk has an incredible net worth, his situation proves a point older than time it’s self.
Money cannot buy happiness. Elon Musk has more money than most companies in the United States, and even with his considerable wealth, he has issues with insecurity.
From struggles in business to his relationships, Elon Musk is prone to the same insecurities, of fear and loneliness as you and I.
Currently, Musk is dating Canadian pop star Grimes. Despite a stormy personal life, Elon Musk continues to date, build and shape the world. We are all watching to see what Elon is going to do next.