Quotes by Bill Gates (Businessman/American).

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Whenever you have multiple devices including multiple PCs that you want to share information with, it's always been a bit complicated.
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Although I don't have a prescription for what others should do, I know I have been very fortunate and feel a responsibility to give back to society in a very significant way.
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Newspaper readership is still growing in India.
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Skype actually does get a fair bit of revenue.
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Nobody spends any money on smallpox unless they worry about a bio-terrorist recreating it.
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By the time we see that climate change is really bad, your ability to fix it is extremely limited... The carbon gets up there, but the heating effect is delayed. And then the effect of that heat on the species and ecosystem is delayed. That means that even when you turn virtuous, things are actually going to get worse for quite a while.
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Two out of every five people on Earth today owe their lives to the higher crop outputs that fertilizer has made possible.
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The difference between a stranger sending you a message that you might be interested in at a very low volume level, no repetition, just sending it to very few people, and that being done as spam - those things get close enough that you want to be careful never to filter out something that's legitimate.
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My experience of malaria was just taking anti-malarials, which give you strange dreams, because I don't want to get malaria.
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When you want to do your homework, fill out your tax return, or see all the choices for a trip you want to take, you need a full-size screen.
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Being able to see an activity log of where a kid has been going on the Internet is a good thing.
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You're never going to get the amount of CO2 emitted to go down unless you deal with the one magic metric, which is CO2 per kilowatt-hour.
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We've got to put a lot of money into changing behavior.
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The bulk of the universities are about teaching kids.
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Lectures should go from being like the family singing around the piano to high-quality concerts.
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I can understand wanting to have millions of dollars; there's a certain freedom, meaningful freedom, that comes with that.
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When you revolutionize education, you're taking the very mechanism of how people be smarter and do new things, and you're priming the pump for so many incredible things.
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Countries which receive aid do graduate. Within a generation, Korea went from being a big recipient to being a big aid donor. China used to get quite a bit of aid; now it's aid-neutral.
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The microprocessor is a miracle.
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SPAM is taking e-mail, which is a wonderful tool, and exploiting the idea that it's very inexpensive to send mail.
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The ideal thing would be to have a 100 percent effective AIDS vaccine. And to have broad usage of that vaccine. That would literally break the epidemic.
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Eventually, all companies are replaced.
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The tablet is not mainstream. Reading off the screen is not mainstream.
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According to Ethiopian custom, parents wait to name a baby because children often die in the first weeks of life.
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The thing about HD-DVD that is attractive to Microsoft is that it's very pro-consumer in letting you copy all movies up onto the hard disk.
• Bill Gates

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