American Business Magnet, Bill Gates was born on October 28, 1955, in Seattle, Washington, and raised there. He is the Co-Founder of Microsoft and his foundation, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. At Microsoft, he held several positions like chairman, Chief Executive Officer, software architecture, and president. And until May 2014, he was also the biggest individual shareholder. For more than 20 years, from 1995 to 2017, he was on the top of the Forbes list of the world’s richest people. He is the 5th richest person on the planet, with a net worth of 117 billion US dollars.
Ahead are the most popular 10 quotes by Bill Gates that will inspire you.
“I failed in some subjects in exams, but my friend passed in all. Now he is an engineer at Microsoft and I am the owner of Microsoft.”
“Surround yourself with people who challenge you, teach you, and push you to be your better self.”
“Power comes not from knowledge kept but from knowledge shared.”
“If your culture doesn’t like geeks, you are in real trouble.”
“Don’t compare yourself with anyone in this world, if you do so, you are insulting yourself.”
“I choose a lazy person to do a hard job. Because a lazy person will find an easy way to do it.”
“To win big, you sometimes have to take big risks.”
“Look at the clock when you are sitting idle. But never look at the clock when you are working.”
“It’s fine to celebrate success but it is more important to heed the lessons of failures.”
“We all need people who will give us feedback. That’s how we grow.”
Above are the top ten quotes by bill gates who is not only the Co-Founder of Microsoft but also a well-renowned philanthropist, an investor, and an author of numerous books. Many quotes are said by him but the ones that are written here are the most popular.