20+ Inspiring Quotes from Bill Gates

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William Henry “Bill” Gates III, born October 28, 1955 is an American business magnate, investor, author and philanthropist.

Following are the 22 Inspiring Quotes from Bill Gates with images.

Bill Gates Quotes

“It’s fine to celebrate success but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure.”

“If your culture doesn’t like geeks, you are in real trouble.”

“There is a certain responsibility that accrued to me when I got to this unexpected position.”

“If you are born poor its not your mistake, But if you die poor its your mistake.”

“Life is not fair; get used to it.”

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

“We always overestimate the change that will occur in the next two years and underestimate the change that will occur in the next 10. Don’t let yourself be lulled into inaction.”

“Technology is just a tool. In terms of getting the kids working together and motivating them, the teacher is the most important.”

“I really had a lot of dreams when I was a kid, and I think a great deal of that grew out of the fact that I had a chance to read a lot.”

“I believe that if you show people the problems and you show them the solutions they will be moved to act.”

“Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning.”

“Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can’t lose.”

“I can understand wanting to have millions of dollars, there’s a certain freedom, meaningful freedom, that comes with that. ‘But once you get much beyond that, I have to tell you, it’s the same hamburger.”

“Television is not real life. In real life people actually have to leave the coffee shop and go to jobs.”

“As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others.”

“If you can’t make it good, at least make it look good.”

“Don’t compare yourself with anyone in this world…if you do so, you are insulting yourself.”

“Be nice to nerds. Chances are you’ll end up working for one.”

“The most important work I got a chance to be involved in, no matter what I do, is the personal computer. You know, that’s what I grew up in my teens, my 20s, my 30s, you know, I even knew not to get married until later because I was so obsessed with it. That’s my life’s work.”

“If you think your teacher is tough, wait ’til you get a boss. He doesn’t have tenure.”

“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.” 

“Capitalism has worked very well. Anyone who wants to move to North Korea is welcome.”

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