As one of the finest contributors to technology, Bill Gates has changed the face and perception of modern day computer programming and software. As an inventor he has excelled in his field of expertise; however he has also conquered the world of business by becoming one of the wealthiest people in the world.
Being labeled as the richest man on earth from 1995 - 2009 (exclusive of 2008), Bill Gates is the epitome of success through hard work and determination. Despite being a Harvard drop out, he has managed to apply his knowledge and ideas to create a better future for himself, as well as the world. As a result, he is considered to be one of the greatest inspirations for those who wish to achieve success within their field.
Here are the top 8 quotes by Bill Gates to inspire you:
- Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can't lose.
- Its fine to celebrate success but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure.
- I believe that if you show people the problems and you show them the solutions they will be moved to act.
- As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others.
- Capitalism is this wonderful thing that motivates people; it causes wonderful inventions to be done. But in this area of diseases of the world at large, it's really let us down.
- We always overestimate the change that will occur in the next two years and underestimate the change that will occur in the next ten. Don't let yourself be lulled into inaction.
- 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.
- Life's not fair, get over it!