"Well private money can take risks in a way that government money often isn't willing to."
"When I was young I thought that money was the most important thing in life now that I am old I know that it is."Bill Gates on Oscar Wilde
"A little thought and a little kindness are often worth more than a great deal of money."Bill Gates on John Ruskin
"Money has never made man happy, nor will it, there is nothing in its nature to produce happiness. The more of it one has the more one wants."Bill Gates on Benjamin Franklin
"The lack of money is the root of all evil."Bill Gates on Mark Twain
"Honesty is the best policy - when there is money in it."Bill Gates on Mark Twain
"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."