Bill Gates Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old Bill Gates quotes, Bill Gates sayings, and Bill Gates proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Billionaires should never be responsible for solving problems, because they're not the government. Bill Gates
We all need people who will give us feedback. That's how we improve. Bill Gates
The key thing you can do to reduce population growth is actually improve health. Bill Gates
The outside perception and inside perception of Microsoft are so different. The view of Microsoft inside Microsoft is always kind of an underdog thing. Bill Gates
Climate change is a terrible problem, and it absolutely needs to be solved. It deserves to be a huge priority. Bill Gates
Bitcoin is a technological tour de force. Bill Gates
My fascination is broadly with biology and the fact that our increased understanding of biology allows for breakthroughs in a broad set of diseases. Bill Gates
Climate change is a terrible problem, and it absolutely needs to be solved. It deserves to be a huge priority. Bill Gates
It's the knowledge derived from information that gives you a competitive edge. Bill Gates
Rich countries can afford to overpay for things. Bill Gates
The vision is really about empowering workers, giving them all the information about what's going on so they can do a lot more than they've done in the past. Bill Gates
The most impactful dollars that Australia can spend are actually what goes to help the poorest. Bill Gates
We weren't trying to just go public and get rich. There was no near-term thing. It always was this many-decades thing where there were no shortcuts and we'd sort of put one foot in front of the other. Bill Gates
SPAM is taking e-mail, which is a wonderful tool, and exploiting the idea that it's very inexpensive to send mail. Bill Gates
Should surveillance be usable for petty crimes like jaywalking or minor drug possession? Or is there a higher threshold for certain information? Those aren't easy questions. Bill Gates
Nuclear is ideal for dealing with climate change, because it is the only carbon-free, scalable energy source that’s available 24 hours a day. Bill Gates
We all sort of do want incentives for creative people to still exist at a certain level. You know, maybe rock stars shouldn't make as much; who knows? But you want as much creativity to take place in the future as took place in the past. Bill Gates
You may have heard of Black Friday and Cyber Monday. There’s another day you might want to know about: Giving Tuesday. The idea is pretty straightforward. On the Tuesday after Thanksgiving, shoppers take a break from their gift-buying and donate what they can to charity. Bill Gates
Flying cars are not a very efficient way to move things from one point to another. Bill Gates
Whether it's Google or Apple or free software, we've got some fantastic competitors and it keeps us on our toes. Bill Gates
Energy innovation is not a nationalistic game. Bill Gates
In energy, you have to plan and do research way in advance, sometimes decades in advance to get a new system that's safer, doesn't require us to go around the world to get all our oil. Bill Gates
Really advanced civilization is based on advances in energy. Bill Gates
Today, we're very dependent on cheap energy. We just take it for granted—all the things you have in the house, the way industry works. Bill Gates
I failed in some subjects in exam, but my friend passed in all. Now he is an engineer in Microsoft and I am the owner of Microsoft. Bill Gates
The first rule of any technology used in a business is that automation applied to an efficient operation will magnify the efficiency. The second is that automation applied to an inefficient operation will magnify the inefficiency. Bill Gates
Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning. Bill Gates
If you think your teacher is tough, wait until you get a boss. He doesn't have tenure. Bill Gates
I have learned more in the streets than in any classroom. Bill Gates
The Internet is becoming the town square for the global village of tomorrow. Bill Gates