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quote by Bill Gates: Two years from now, spam will be solved. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

Two years from now, spam will be solved.

--Bill Gates

quote by Bill Gates: The Wright Brothers created the single greatest cultural force since the invention of writing. The airplane became the first World Wide Web, bringing people, languages, ideas, and values together. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

The Wright Brothers created the single greatest cultural force since the invention of writing. The airplane became the first World Wide Web, bringing people, languages, ideas, and values together.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: Never before in history has innovation offered promise of so much to so many in so short a time. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

Never before in history has innovation offered promise of so much to so many in so short a time.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: Customers want high quality at low prices and they want it now. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

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

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: Competition is always a fantastic thing, and the computer industry is intensely competitive. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

Competition is always a fantastic thing, and the computer industry is intensely competitive.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: I watched the piles of feces go up the conveyor belt... They made their way through the machine... A few minutes later I took a long taste of the end result: a glass of delicious drinking water. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

I watched the piles of feces go up the conveyor belt... They made their way through the machine... A few minutes later I took a long taste of the end result: a glass of delicious drinking water.

--Bill Gates

quote by Bill Gates: Kenya's M-Pesa proves that when people are empowered, they will use digital tech to innovate on their own behalf. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

Kenya's M-Pesa proves that when people are empowered, they will use digital tech to innovate on their own behalf.

--Bill Gates


quote by Bill Gates: There is competition, .. Can any Microsoft endure future competition without innovation? The answer is no. We've got to keep changing. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

There is competition, .. Can any Microsoft endure future competition without innovation? The answer is no. We've got to keep changing.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: Microsoft's only factory asset is the human imagination. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

Microsoft's only factory asset is the human imagination.

--Bill Gates
quote by 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. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

Sometimes we do get taken by surprise. For example, when the Internet came along, we had it as a fifth or sixth priority.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: We had planned to integrate a Web browser with our operating system as far back as 1993( filing its first court responses to federal antitrust). with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

We had planned to integrate a Web browser with our operating system as far back as 1993( filing its first court responses to federal antitrust).

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: (In response to Java) Anybody who thinks a little 9,000-line program that's distributed free and can be cloned by anyone is going to affect anything we do at Microsoft has his head screwed on wrong. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

(In response to Java) Anybody who thinks a little 9,000-line program that's distributed free and can be cloned by anyone is going to affect anything we do at Microsoft has his head screwed on wrong.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: Microsoft Products are Generally Bug Free. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

Microsoft Products are Generally Bug Free.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: The Internet? We are not interested in it. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

The Internet? We are not interested in it.

--Bill Gates
quote by 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. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

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

quote by Bill Gates: Software is the magic thing whose importance only goes up over time. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

Software is the magic thing whose importance only goes up over time.

--Bill Gates

quote by Bill Gates: We flew down weekly to meet with IBM, but they thought the way to measure software was the amount of code we wrote, when really the better the software, the fewer lines of code. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

We flew down weekly to meet with IBM, but they thought the way to measure software was the amount of code we wrote, when really the better the software, the fewer lines of code.

--Bill Gates


quote by Bill Gates: If you say to people that there's less violence today than in the past, they would be stunned to hear that. But it's the truth, even though we have awful things happening in Syria or Sudan. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

If you say to people that there's less violence today than in the past, they would be stunned to hear that. But it's the truth, even though we have awful things happening in Syria or Sudan.

--Bill Gates



quote by Bill Gates: The fact that there was no catastrophic pandemic in recent history does not mean there won't be another one. And we are certainly not prepared for the next pandemic. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

The fact that there was no catastrophic pandemic in recent history does not mean there won't be another one. And we are certainly not prepared for the next pandemic.

--Bill Gates




quote by Bill Gates: Billionaires should never be responsible for solving problems, because they're not the government. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

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

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: Talking to mothers, always brings it home because they're so anxious to do everything they can for their kids and so tragic for them. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

Talking to mothers, always brings it home because they're so anxious to do everything they can for their kids and so tragic for them.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: The most meaningful way to differentiate your company from your competition, is to do an outstanding job with information. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

The most meaningful way to differentiate your company from your competition, is to do an outstanding job with information.

--Bill Gates

Longer Version:

The most meaningful way to differentiate your company from your competitors, the best way to put distance between you and the crowd is to do an outstanding job with information. How you gather, manage and use information will determine whether you win or lose.


quote by Bill Gates: Software will get to be somewhat more mature, ah, but it will never be as predictable as most areas of engineering. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

Software will get to be somewhat more mature, ah, but it will never be as predictable as most areas of engineering.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: Life is a lot more fun if you treat its challenges in creative ways. with background image: close-up photography of heart shaped fairy lite on brown sand
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Life is a lot more fun if you treat its challenges in creative ways.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: I believe innovation is the most powerful force for change in the world. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

I believe innovation is the most powerful force for change in the world.

--Bill Gates

Longer Version:

I believe innovation is the most powerful force for change in the world. People who are pessimistic about the future tend to extrapolate from the present in a straight line. But innovation fundamentally shifts the trajectory of development.



quote by Bill Gates: I choose a lazy person to do a hard job. Because a lazy person will find an easy way to do it. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

I choose a lazy person to do a hard job. Because a lazy person will find an easy way to do it.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: Be nice to nerds. Chances are you'll end up working for one. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

Be nice to nerds. Chances are you'll end up working for one.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: Life is not divided into semesters. You don't get summers off and very few employers are interested in helping you find yourself. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

Life is not divided into semesters. You don't get summers off and very few employers are interested in helping you find yourself.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: People don't want lots and lots of single purpose devices. They do not want to have to learn how to set up something for photos, another thing for music, another thing for video. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

People don't want lots and lots of single purpose devices. They do not want to have to learn how to set up something for photos, another thing for music, another thing for video.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: My son likes to go see mines and electric plants, or the Large Hadron Collider, and we've had a chance to see a lot of interesting stuff. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

My son likes to go see mines and electric plants, or the Large Hadron Collider, and we've had a chance to see a lot of interesting stuff.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: Middle-income countries are the biggest users of GMOs. Places like Brazil. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

Middle-income countries are the biggest users of GMOs. Places like Brazil.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: Nigeria has moved into low-middle-income, but their north is very poor, and the health care systems there have broken down. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

Nigeria has moved into low-middle-income, but their north is very poor, and the health care systems there have broken down.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: I didn't used to wear a watch. Now I have a SPOT watch, which I wear all the time. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

I didn't used to wear a watch. Now I have a SPOT watch, which I wear all the time.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: Really advanced civilization is based on advances in energy. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

Really advanced civilization is based on advances in energy.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: The outpouring of support from millions of people in the immediate aftermath of the earthquake in Haiti has been impressive. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

The outpouring of support from millions of people in the immediate aftermath of the earthquake in Haiti has been impressive.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: If you count E-mail, I'm on the Internet all day, every day. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

If you count E-mail, I'm on the Internet all day, every day.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: It's easier to add things on to a PC than it's ever been before. It's one click, and boom, it comes down. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

It's easier to add things on to a PC than it's ever been before. It's one click, and boom, it comes down.

--Bill Gates

quote by Bill Gates: Google's done a super good job on search; Apple's done a great job on the IPod. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

Google's done a super good job on search; Apple's done a great job on the IPod.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: Like any well designed software product, Windows is designed, developed and tested as an integrated whole. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

Like any well designed software product, Windows is designed, developed and tested as an integrated whole.

--Bill Gates

quote by Bill Gates: It's the poorer people in tropical zones who will get really hit by climate change -- as well as some ecosystems, which nobody wants to see disappear. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

It's the poorer people in tropical zones who will get really hit by climate change -- as well as some ecosystems, which nobody wants to see disappear.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: Given how few young people actually read the newspaper, it's a good thing they'll be reading a newspaper on a screen. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

Given how few young people actually read the newspaper, it's a good thing they'll be reading a newspaper on a screen.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: People are always coming up to me and saying, 'I heard your dad's speech, and it's really great.' And they'll mention some place I didn't even know my dad was going to. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

People are always coming up to me and saying, 'I heard your dad's speech, and it's really great.' And they'll mention some place I didn't even know my dad was going to.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: I think when smallpox was eliminated, the whole world got pretty excited about that because it's just such a dramatic success. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

I think when smallpox was eliminated, the whole world got pretty excited about that because it's just such a dramatic success.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: My experience of malaria was just taking anti-malarials, which give you strange dreams, because I don't want to get malaria. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

My experience of malaria was just taking anti-malarials, which give you strange dreams, because I don't want to get malaria.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: If you're low-income in the United States, you have a higher chance of going to jail than you do of getting a four-year degree. And that doesn't seem entirely fair. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

If you're low-income in the United States, you have a higher chance of going to jail than you do of getting a four-year degree. And that doesn't seem entirely fair.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: Corruption is one of the most common reasons I hear in views that criticize aid. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

Corruption is one of the most common reasons I hear in views that criticize aid.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: Windows is probably the most important product in the entire PC industry. Everything we do in terms of supporting touch, new hardware, accessibility has incredible impact. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

Windows is probably the most important product in the entire PC industry. Everything we do in terms of supporting touch, new hardware, accessibility has incredible impact.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: India is more of an aid recipient than a provider of aid. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

India is more of an aid recipient than a provider of aid.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: I'm never fully satisfied with any Microsoft product. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

I'm never fully satisfied with any Microsoft product.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: Any version of Windows is going to have lots of great new things that people use and things that are tough. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

Any version of Windows is going to have lots of great new things that people use and things that are tough.

--Bill Gates

quote by Bill Gates: The future of Windows is to let the computer see, listen and even learn. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

The future of Windows is to let the computer see, listen and even learn.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: Netscape was able to get the government working on its behalf. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

Netscape was able to get the government working on its behalf.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: Money has always been in politics. And I'm not sure you'd want money to be completely out of politics. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

Money has always been in politics. And I'm not sure you'd want money to be completely out of politics.

--Bill Gates


quote by Bill Gates: My mom and my dad were both very sociable, meeting lots of interesting people. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

My mom and my dad were both very sociable, meeting lots of interesting people.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: In energy, you have to plan and do research way in advance, sometimes decades in advance to get a new system that's safer, doesn't require us to go around the world to get all our oil. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

In energy, you have to plan and do research way in advance, sometimes decades in advance to get a new system that's safer, doesn't require us to go around the world to get all our oil.

--Bill Gates



quote by Bill Gates: Teaching's hard! You need different skills: positive reinforcement, keeping students from getting bored, commanding their attention in a certain way. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

Teaching's hard! You need different skills: positive reinforcement, keeping students from getting bored, commanding their attention in a certain way.

--Bill Gates

quote by Bill Gates: The thing about HD-DVD that is attractive to Microsoft is that it's very pro-consumer in letting you copy all movies up onto the hard disk. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

The thing about HD-DVD that is attractive to Microsoft is that it's very pro-consumer in letting you copy all movies up onto the hard disk.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: The best teacher is very interactive. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

The best teacher is very interactive.

--Bill Gates


quote by Bill Gates: 3D is a way of organizing things, particularly as we're getting much more media information on the computer, a lot more choices, a lot more navigation than we've ever had before. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

3D is a way of organizing things, particularly as we're getting much more media information on the computer, a lot more choices, a lot more navigation than we've ever had before.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: The mainstream is always under attack. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

The mainstream is always under attack.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: I don't think there is any philosophy that suggests having polio is a good thing. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

I don't think there is any philosophy that suggests having polio is a good thing.

--Bill Gates

quote by Bill Gates: In low-income countries, the main problem you have is infectious diseases. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

In low-income countries, the main problem you have is infectious diseases.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: In low-income countries, getting to a health post is hard. It's very expensive. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

In low-income countries, getting to a health post is hard. It's very expensive.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: Some very poor countries run great vaccination systems, and some richer ones run terrible programs. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

Some very poor countries run great vaccination systems, and some richer ones run terrible programs.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: The typical project design time for a large company like IBM -- and they keep track of this -- is a little over four years. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

The typical project design time for a large company like IBM -- and they keep track of this -- is a little over four years.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: Unfortunately, the highly curious student is a small percentage of the kids. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

Unfortunately, the highly curious student is a small percentage of the kids.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: In a budget, how important is art versus music versus athletics versus computer programming? At the end of the day, some of those trade-offs will be made politically. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

In a budget, how important is art versus music versus athletics versus computer programming? At the end of the day, some of those trade-offs will be made politically.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: In the long run, your human capital is your main base of competition. Your leading indicator of where you're going to be 20 years from now is how well you're doing in your education system. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

In the long run, your human capital is your main base of competition. Your leading indicator of where you're going to be 20 years from now is how well you're doing in your education system.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: When I was growing up, my parents were almost involved in various volunteer things. My dad was head of Planned Parenthood. And it was very controversial to be involved with that. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

When I was growing up, my parents were almost involved in various volunteer things. My dad was head of Planned Parenthood. And it was very controversial to be involved with that.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: Employers have decided that having the breadth of knowledge that's associated with a four-year degree is often something they want to see in the people they give that job to. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

Employers have decided that having the breadth of knowledge that's associated with a four-year degree is often something they want to see in the people they give that job to.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: There's always been a lot of information about your activities. Every phone number you dial, every credit-card charge you make. It's long since passed that a typical person doesn't leave footprints. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

There's always been a lot of information about your activities. Every phone number you dial, every credit-card charge you make. It's long since passed that a typical person doesn't leave footprints.

--Bill Gates
quote by Bill Gates: You can't have a rigid view that all new taxes are evil. with background image: photo of author Bill Gates with quote

You can't have a rigid view that all new taxes are evil.

--Bill Gates

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