Bill Gates

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"If you show people the problems and you show people the solutions they will be moved to act."

William Henry Gates III (born October 28, 1955) is the co-founder and Chairman of Microsoft. He is the founder of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. Bill Gates is also famous for being the richest man in the world.

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  • "Instead of buying airplanes and playing around like some of our competitors, we've rolled almost everything back into the company."
About the quote: Quoted while commenting to reporters during the IBM PC launch (1981). It was interpreted as a jab at Gary Kildall.
Simple: We did not buy airplanes or play with the profits from our company unlike other companies. Instead we invested almost everything into the company.
  • "Spam will be a thing of the past in two years' time."[1]
Simple: In two years, spam will no longer exist.


  1. "Gates forecasts victory over spam". BBC News (January 24, 2004). Retrieved on August 26, 2009

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