"Expectations are a form of first-class truth: If people believe it, it's true."
"Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth."Bill Gates on Marcus Aurelius
"Anyone who doesn't take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either."Bill Gates on Albert Einstein
"Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth."Bill Gates on Buddha
"I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. This is why right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant."Bill Gates on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on."Bill Gates on Winston Churchill
"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."
"Information technology and business are becoming inextricably interwoven. I don't think anybody can talk meaningfully about one without the talking about the other."
"In this business, by the time you realize you're in trouble, it's too late to save yourself. Unless you're running scared all the time, you're gone."
"This is a fantastic time to be entering the business world, because business is going to change more in the next 10 years than it has in the last 50."
"If GM had kept up with technology like the computer industry has, we would all be driving $25 cars that got 1,000 MPG."