Quotes by Bill Gates

Bill Gates

Depending on where you live, cooking, sex and pooping are either 3 of life's pleasures or what kills you

Bill Gates
I don't think I would have spent time learning about the immune system if understanding vaccines weren't something I considered very important.
Bill Gates

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

Bill Gates
If you have 50 different plug types, appliances wouldn't be available and would be very expensive. But once an electric outlet becomes standardized, many companies can design appliances, and competition ensues, creating variety and better prices for consumers.
Bill Gates

China adopted a capitalist system in the 1980s, and they went from a 60% poverty rate to 10%.

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

If I'd had some set idea of a finish line, don't you think I would have crossed it years ago? Bill Gate

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.
Bill Gates

Learning to write programs stretches your mind, and helps you think better, creates a way of thinking about things that I think is helpful in all domains.

Bill Gates
The general idea of the rich helping the poor, I think, is important.