Bill Gates Quotes


189 Bill Gates quotes:



"The vision is really that in the information age the microprocessor-based machine, the PC, along with great software, can become sort of the ultimate tool dealing with not just text, but numbers and pictures, and eventually, even difficult things lik"
"And we marvel about how, as two young overachievers, we began a great adventure on the fringes of a little-known industry and it landed us at the center of an amazing universe."
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"This advertising model has emerged as a very important thing,"
Author: Gates Quotes Category: Advertising Quotes
"Private philanthropy is no substitute for governmental action here,"
Author: Gates Quotes Category: Action Quotes
"Software is the place where the action is . . . it is an area that will continue to generate jobs. This is the golden age of software."
Author: Gates Quotes Category: Action Quotes
"If those children were in rich countries, we would have headlines, we'd take action. We wouldn't rest until every child was protected,"
Author: Gates Quotes Category: Action Quotes
"The arrival of lots of low-cost microprocessors (and) the ability to connect those together with a fairly high-speed data network has led to an exciting new way of thinking about running these high-end applications,"
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"The arrival of lots of low-cost microprocessors (and) the ability to connect those together with a fairly high-speed data network has led to an exciting new way of thinking about running these high-end applications."
Author: Gates Quotes Category: Ability Quotes
"640K ought to be enough for anybody."
"Whether it's Google or Apple or free software, we've got some fantastic competitors and it keeps us on our toes."
"I think all students start off with incredible ability and curiosity, and if they're given the opportunity to pursue that, if they're given a chance to see the neat things about the world in terms that they can appreciate and enjoy, that their abilities will be reinforced and that we'll really achieve so much more potential out of the great students we have than we do today."
Author: Gates Quotes Category: Ability Quotes
"The ability to innovate Windows, the ability to maintain the integrity of Windows as a fully designed product -- those are important to us, ... As long as we can keep those intact, it would be great to settle the thing."
Author: Gates Quotes Category: Ability Quotes
"[Smart] is an elusive concept. There's a certain sharpness, an ability to absorb new facts. To ask an insightful question. To relate to domains that may not seem connected at first. A certain creativity that allows people to be effective."
Author: Gates Quotes Category: Ability Quotes
"Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can't lose."
"The first rule of any technology used in a business is that automation applied to an efficient operation will magnify the efficiency. The second is that automation applied to an inefficient operation will magnify the inefficiency."
"If you give people tools, [and they use] their natural ability and their curiosity, they will develop things in ways that will surprise you very much beyond what you might have expected."
Author: Gates Quotes Category: Ability Quotes
"Encore implies that life is not a continuous process, that there's some sort of finite number of achievements that defines your life. For me, there are a lot of exciting things in front of me at Microsoft, things that we want to see if we can make ha"
Author: Gates Quotes Category: Achievement Quotes
"In this business, by the time you realize you're in trouble, it's too late to save yourself. Unless you're running scared all the time, you're gone."
"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."
"Information technology and business are becoming inextricably interwoven. I don't think anybody can talk meaningfully about one without the talking about the other."



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