"I have seen firsthand that agricultural science has enormous potential to increase the yields of small farmers and lift them out of hunger and poverty."
"Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former."Bill Gates on Albert Einstein
"Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men."Bill Gates on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Science investigates religion interprets. Science gives man knowledge which is power religion gives man wisdom which is control."Bill Gates on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"No amount of experimentation can ever prove me right a single experiment can prove me wrong."Bill Gates on Albert Einstein
"Bad times have a scientific value. These are occasions a good learner would not miss."Bill Gates on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"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."