Great Bill Gates Quotes

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.


Before you were born, your parents weren’t as boring as they are now. They got that way from paying your bills, cleaning your clothes and listening to you talk about how cool you thought you were. So before you save the rain forest from the parasites of your parent’s generation, try delousing the closet in your own room.


Flipping burgers is not beneath your dignity. Your Grandparents had a different word for burger flipping – they called it opportunity.


If you think your teacher is tough, wait till you get a boss.


‘I don’t know’ has become ‘I don’t know yet’.


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


I studied every thing but never topped…. But today the toppers of the best universities are my employees


Strategically, a major function of the CEO is to look for bad news and encourage the organization to respond to it. Employees must be encouraged to share bad news as much as good news.


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


The competition to hire the best will increase in the years ahead. Companies that give extra flexibility to their employees will have the edge in this area.


The world won’t care about your self-esteem. The world will expect you to accomplish something BEFORE you feel good about yourself.


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.


Flipping burgers is not beneath your dignity. Your Grandparents had a different word for burger flipping – they called it opportunity.


Before you were born, your parents weren’t as boring as they are now. They got that way from paying your bills, cleaning your clothes and listening to you talk about how cool you thought you were. So before you save the rain forest from the parasites of your parent’s generation, try delousing the closet in your own room.


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


Until we’re educating every kid in a fantastic way, until every inner city is cleaned up, there is no shortage of things to do.


Like many others, I have deep misgivings about the state of education in the United States. Too many of our students fail to graduate from high school with the basic skills they will need to succeed in the 21st Century economy, much less prepared for the rigors of college and career. Although our top universities continue to rank among the best in the world, too few American students are pursuing degrees in science and technology. Compounding this problem is our failure to provide sufficient training for those already in the workforce.


Digital technology has several features that can make it much easier for teachers to pay special attention to all their students.


There’s a true schizophrenia where if you say to voters, you know, do you think the federal government spends too much money and they should spend less, they say yeah, absolutely. Then you name specific things, like Pell grants for students and they say, no, not that. How ’bout NIH, medical research funding? Nah, you really shouldn’t cut that. And pretty soon you’ve proved that what the American public is against is arithmetic.