"In inner-city, low-income communities of color, there's such a high correlation in terms of educational quality and success."
"In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure."Bill Gates on Bill Cosby
"Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, live on that idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success."Bill Gates on Swami Vivekananda
"Always be yourself, express yourself, have faith in yourself, do not go out and look for a successful personality and duplicate it."Bill Gates on Bruce Lee
"A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him."Bill Gates on David Brinkley
"Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts."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."