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Bill Gates
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America and Japan are the two leading world economies in terms of technology and innovative products. And in software, information-age technology and biotechnology the U.S. has an amazing lead. Bill Gates

If we [Microsoft Corporation] weren't still hiring great people and pushing ahead at full speed, it would be easy to fall behind and become a mediocre company. Fear should guide you, but it should be latent. I have some latent fear. I consider failure on a regular basis. Bill Gates

If I only had two dollars left I would spend one dollar on PR. Bill Gates

I feel pretty stupid that I don't know any foreign languages. I wish I knew French or Arabic or Chinese. Bill Gates

Think of business as a good game. Lots of competition and a minimum of rules. You keep score with money. Bill Gates

Life is a lot more fun if you treat its challenges in creative ways. Bill Gates

See the clock only when you have No work.... Don't see the clock when you are working.... Clock is a lock for success Bill Gates

Looking at these issues as a businessman, I believe that investing in the world's poorest people is the smartest way that our government spends money. Bill Gates

If you think your teacher is tough, wait until you get a boss. He doesn't have tenure. Bill Gates

Like almost everyone who uses e-mail, I receive a ton of spam every day. Much of it offers to help me get out of debt or get rich quick. It would be funny if it weren't so irritating. Bill Gates

I failed in some subjects in exam, but my friend passed in all. Now he is an engineer in Microsoft and I am the owner of Microsoft. Bill Gates

So it's an absolute lie that has killed thousands of kids. Because the mothers who heard that lie, many of them didn't have their kids take either pertussis or measles vaccine, and their children are dead today. And so the people who go and engage in those anti-vaccine efforts - you know, they, they kill children. It's a very sad thing, because these vaccines are important. Bill Gates

The barrier to change is not too little caring; it is too much complexity. To turn caring into action, we need to see a problem, see a solution, and see the impact. But complexity blocks all three steps. Bill Gates

Computers and games don't waste time - people do. Bill Gates

Automation applied to an inefficient operation will magnify the inefficiency. Bill Gates

Don't let complexity stop you. Bill Gates

If you're a person struggling to eat and stay healthy you might have heard about Michael Jordan or Muhammad Ali, but you"ll never have heard of Bill Gates. Bill Gates

If you are born poor its not your mistake, But if you die poor its your mistake. Bill Gates

I try to make time for reading each night. In addition to the usual newspapers and magazines, I make it a priority to read at least one newsweekly from cover to cover. If I were to read what intrigues me- say, the science and business sections - then I would finish the magazine the same person I was when I started. So I read it all. Bill Gates

Reward worthy failure - Experimentation. Bill Gates

Life is not fair get used to used to it Bill Gates

I don't think there's anything unique about human intellience. All the nuerons in the brain that make up perceptions and emotions operate in a binary fashion. Bill Gates

Everyone knows about Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Now help me spread the word about Giving Tuesday! Bill Gates

I love building the products, seeing people use the products but you know along with success comes the need for a dialogue with the government. Bill Gates

I keep bumping into that silly quotation attributed to me that says 640K of memory is enough. There's never a citation; the quotation just floats like a rumor, repeated again and again. Bill Gates

Bringing together the right information with the right people will dramatically improve a company's ability to develop and act on strategic business opportunities. Bill Gates

Customers want high quality at low prices and they want it now. Bill Gates

How fast a company can respond in an emergency is a measure of its corporate reflexes. Bill Gates

Bridge is one of the last games in which the computer is not better. Bill Gates

If your business is not on the Internet, then your business will be out of business. Bill Gates

We need to start thinking about the Future of Food if we are going to feed 9 billion people in a way that does not destroy our environment. Bill Gates

Sometimes we do get taken by surprise. For example, when the Internet came along, we had it as a fifth or sixth priority. It wasn't like somebody told me about it and I said, "I don't know how to spell that." I said, "Yeah, I've got that on my list, so I'm okay." But there came a point when we realized it was happening faster and was a much deeper phenomenon than had been recognized in our strategy. Bill Gates

Leaders are those who empower others. Bill Gates

Students deserve great teachers. And teachers deserve the support they need to become great. Bill Gates

If you were born poor, it's not your fault. But if you die poor it is. Bill Gates

The more you learn, the more you have a framework that the knowledge fits into. Bill Gates

I definitely think leaving kids massive amounts of money is not a favor to them. Bill Gates

I read an hour almost every night. It's part of falling asleep. Bill Gates

It's the knowledge derived from information that gives you a competitive edge. Bill Gates

Microsoft has long hired based on IQ and "intellectual bandwidth." Bill Gates

Success is a lousy teacher. Bill Gates

You can be a business thinker. Bill Gates

In the next 15 years, we can halve childhood deaths. That's doable. Bill Gates

I mean, if we said right now, there's somebody in the next room who's dying, let's all go save their life, you know, everybody would just get up immediately and go get involved in that. Bill Gates

With world health, every life you save is a wonderful thing, so it's not this question of whether you solve it or you don't. The chance of completely solving the problems has long odds. But really, the thing is that you get to save the first child, the second child, the third child. You can just feel good about that. Bill Gates

You"ve got to give great tools to small teams. Pick good people, use small teams and give them great tools so that they are very productive in terms of what they are doing. Bill Gates

People cannot become truly knowledgeable without being excellent readers. Bill Gates

Everything on the internet is real god damn it! Bill Gates

In software you can't really add people and expect to get more done, because their ability to understand the program and what's going on it would require so much investment and all their work would require so much review that you'd be more likely to slow things down. Bill Gates

There are ecosystems like coral reefs [at risk] through ocean acidification. Those are valuable things that we should protect. Bill Gates

The first big effects will be farmers that live on the edge. Today's weather, they barely get by. Their kids, a high percentage are malnourished, and so if you impose more variable weather and more heat, you're getting more floods, more droughts, and during the germination time, the high heat, most poorly when there's more heat. Bill Gates

Bangladesh is largely a river delta, and the rising sea level means that when storms come in, the human sanitation is backing up, the ability to farm. Bill Gates

Billionaires should never be responsible for solving problems, because they're not the government. Bill Gates

If you think of global public goods like polio eradication, the kind of risk-taking new approach, philanthropy really does have a role to play there, because government doesn't do R&D about new things naturally as much as it probably should, and so philanthropy's there. Bill Gates

The US in some ways has been the best. Who figured out shale gas? Although that wasn't a good thing [for CO2 levels], it was very innovative. It's led to low-cost energy. Who figured out nuclear power? Largely the United States. Once you get past the steam engine, which is mostly British, then the US has been at the center of most of the energy things that have happened. Bill Gates

If you really could take the CO2, when you burn hydrocarbons - coal, for example - if you could really capture the carbon and sequester it - they call it CCS - if the extra capital cost, energy cost, and storage costs over time didn't make it super expensive, then that's another path that you could go down. Bill Gates

At the end of the day, natural-gas peakers sit back there and get financed so that the Midwest corridor can have a huge [period] of four to five days of no wind. The peakers are running big time to make that up, because that is the swing piece that can always be turned on. Bill Gates

We need to get a broader awareness. People say climate change is really bad, but painting that picture of what you're putting at risk. Bill Gates

The government's ability to select scientists and pick things that are fairly strange, because politicians don't like failures. They're only in office a short term, and many of these things take a long time. Bill Gates

To create a new standard, it takes something that's not just a little bit different; it takes something that's really new and really captures people's imagination - and the Macintosh, of all the machines I've ever seen, is the only one that meets that standard. Bill Gates

If you show people the problems and you show people the solutions they will be moved to act. Bill Gates

You know, I'm a big believer in touch and digital reading, but I still think that some mixture of voice, the pen and a real keyboard - in other words a netbook - will be the mainstream on that. quoted in Bill Gates

The best way to prepare is to write programs, and to study great programs that other people have written. In my case, I went to the garbage cans at the Computer Science Center and fished out listings of their operating system. Bill Gates

Spam will be a thing of the past in two years' time. Bill Gates

In business, the idea of measuring what you are doing, picking the measurements that count like customer satisfaction and performance... you thrive on that. Bill Gates

People always fear change. People feared electricity when it was invented, didn't they? People feared coal, they feared gas-powered engines... There will always be ignorance, and ignorance leads to fear. But with time, people will come to accept their silicon masters. Bill Gates

Effective philanthropy requires a lot of time and creativity - the same kind of focus and skills that building a business requires. Bill Gates

We always overestimate the change that will occur in the next two years and underestimate the change that will occur in the next ten. Don't let yourself be lulled into inaction. Bill Gates

Climate change is a terrible problem, and it absolutely needs to be solved. It deserves to be a huge priority. Bill Gates

The best teacher is very interactive. Bill Gates

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