"If you're using first-class land for biofuels, then you're competing with the growing of food. And so you're actually spiking food prices by moving energy production into agriculture."
"I want my food dead. Not sick, not dying, dead."Bill Gates on Oscar Wilde
"You can tell alot about a fellow's character by his way of eating jellybeans."Bill Gates on Ronald Reagan
"It's difficult to believe that people are still starving in this country because food isn't available."Bill Gates on Ronald Reagan
"You better cut the pizza in four pieces because I'm not hungry enough to eat six."Bill Gates on Yogi Berra
"Beware the hobby that eats."Bill Gates on Benjamin Franklin
"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."