Bill and Melinda Gates, June 2009.
MITS Altair 8800 Computer with 8-inch (200 mm) floppy disk system
Bill Gates' mugshot from a traffic violation in 1977
Bill Gates giving his deposition at Microsoft on August 27, 1998
Gates (second from right) with Bono, Queen Rania of Jordan, British Prime Minister Gordon Brown, Pre...
I believe that if you show people the problems and you show them the solutions they will be moved to act.
Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning.
Microsoft looks at new ideas, they don't evaluate whether the idea will move the industry forward, they ask, 'how will it help us sell more copies of Windows?'
It's fine to celebrate success but it is more important to heed the lessons of failure