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Showing posts with label Bill Gates. Show all posts

"I'm biased against conferences in exotic surroundings. It seems that the more attractive the location, the less work gets done." - Bill Gates

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"I'm biased against conferences in exotic surroundings. It seems that the more attractive the location, the less work gets done." - Bill Gates
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"We tell people that if no one laughs at at least one of their ideas, they're probably not being creative enough." - Bill Gates

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"We tell people that if no one laughs at at least one of their ideas, they're probably not being creative enough." - Bill Gates
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"You need a strong team, because a mediocre team gives mediocre results, no matter how well-managed it is." - Bill Gates

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"You need a strong team, because a mediocre team gives mediocre results, no matter how well-managed it is." - Bill Gates
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"The thing that you’re likely to be world class at, is whatever you obsessed over from age 12 to 18." - Bill Gates

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"The thing that you’re likely to be world class at, is whatever you obsessed over from age 12 to 18." - Bill Gates
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"I don't let myself start a book that I'm not going to finish." - Bill Gates

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"I don't let myself start a book that I'm not going to finish." - Bill Gates
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"Totally hardcore." - Bill Gates

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"Totally hardcore." - Bill Gates
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"The beneficiary of all technology changes are the users of those machines." - Bill Gates

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"The beneficiary of all technology changes are the users of those machines." - Bill Gates
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"I don't think there's anything unique about human intelligence. All the neurons in the brain that make up perceptions and emotions operate in a binary fashion. We can someday replicate that on a machine." - Bill Gates

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"I don't think there's anything unique about human intelligence. All the neurons in the brain that make up perceptions and emotions operate in a binary fashion. We can someday replicate that on a machine." - Bill Gates
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"A computer program, really, is a little bit of math and some if statements where the decision gets made." - Bill Gates

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"A computer program, really, is a little bit of math and some if statements where the decision gets made." - Bill Gates
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"If the pressure of working here is too much for you, then go and work at Boeing." - Bill Gates

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"If the pressure of working here is too much for you, then go and work at Boeing." - Bill Gates
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"I've been very lucky, and therefore I owe it to try and reduce the inequity in the world. And that's kind of a religious belief. I mean, it's at least a moral belief." - Bill Gates

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"I've been very lucky, and therefore I owe it to try and reduce the inequity in the world. And that's kind of a religious belief. I mean, it's at least a moral belief." - Bill Gates
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"Since World War II, U.S.-government R&D has defined the state of the art in almost every area; the private sector is in general, inept." - Bill Gates

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"Since World War II, U.S.-government R&D has defined the state of the art in almost every area; the private sector is in general, inept." - Bill Gates
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"In my twenties, I worked very, very hard." - Bill Gates

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"In my twenties, I worked very, very hard." - Bill Gates
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"Conditions often seem worse than they are because of our lack of tolerance for those conditions." - Bill Gates

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"Conditions often seem worse than they are because of our lack of tolerance for those conditions." - Bill Gates
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"Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning." - Bill Gates

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"Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning." - Bill Gates
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"The world can always use more rigorous thinking." - Bill Gates

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"The world can always use more rigorous thinking." - Bill Gates
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"Women who sell chickens are likely to reinvest the profits in their families." - Bill Gates

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"Women who sell chickens are likely to reinvest the profits in their families." - Bill Gates
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"I'm certainly well taken care of in terms of food and clothes. Money has no utility to me beyond a certain point. Its utility is entirely in building an organization and getting the resources out to the poorest in the world." - Bill Gates

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"I'm certainly well taken care of in terms of food and clothes. Money has no utility to me beyond a certain point. Its utility is entirely in building an organization and getting the resources out to the poorest in the world." - Bill Gates
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"...once you’ve found a solution that works, catalytic philanthropy can harness political and market forces to get those innovations to the people who need them most." - Bill Gates

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"...once you’ve found a solution that works, catalytic philanthropy can harness political and market forces to get those innovations to the people who need them most." - Bill Gates
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"Countries can't improve what they don't measure." - Bill Gates

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"Countries can't improve what they don't measure." - Bill Gates
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