Actually, Apple made the gui available to everyone. They weren't the first ones to make it though. The Xerox Alto (made by PARC) did, though it wasn't released to everybody. It was only given to friends, family, Universities.
When you said something like rushing things as if it never happened I think that's what people in zombie apocalypse has to do if all you do is be saddened about what has happened and what happened way back than your going to die, because your not focus on trying to survive. You can't let your actions be based upon emotions. That'll kill you also and if I was thinking wrong from hearing that sentence my bad man