23 Motivational Bill Gates Quotes on Success

Updated: Jul 28

Birth: October 28, 1955, Seattle, Washington, USA


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Bill Gates was born on October 28, 1955 in the USA. Married and Father of 3 Children, Graduated from Harvard University. He is the chairman and chief software architect of Microsoft.


Bill Gates wrote his first computer program at the age of 13. The game was a treble game. In January 1975, Basic developed and wrote a new version of the computer language. A normal team could only finish such work in 6 months, but Gates finished in 5 days.


After leaving Harvard University in 1975, he founded the Microsoft company with Paul Allen on a budget of $ 100. In 1994, he founded the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, a non-profit charity foundation.


In 2009, Gates was the richest person in the world, according to Forbes.



“As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others.” /Bill Gates
I failed in some subjects in exam, but my friend passed in all. Now he is an engineer in Microsoft and I am the owner of Microsoft./Bill Gates
“Life has a tendency to just happen. But it happens because we make choices. The life you create and design for yourself is going to accumulate from the choices you make over time. Sure, there are unexpected things that can derail dreams. But we can control where we put our focus, and if we choose to put one dream ahead of another.” /Bill Gates
I choose a lazy person to do a hard job. Because a lazy person will find an easy way to do it./Bill Gates
“We start life with many big dreams–things we want to accomplish, create, build and experience. But if you ask anyone past the age of 40 what happened to all the dreams they had, they will most likely answer; Life.” /Bill Gates


As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others./Bill Gates
“Reward worthy failure–experimentation.” /Bill Gates
If you are born poor its not your mistake, But if you die poor its your mistake./Bill Gates
“Don’t make the same decision twice. Spend time and thought to make a solid decision the first time so that you don’t revisit the issue unnecessarily.”/Bill Gates
Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can’t lose./Bill Gates


“We all need people who will give us feedback. That’s how we improve.” /Bill Gates
Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning./Bill Gates
“Don’t compare yourself with anyone in this world, if you do so, you are insulting yourself.” /Bill Gates
If you think your teacher is tough, wait ’til you get a boss. He doesn’t have tenure./Bill Gates
“Patience is a key element of success.” /Bill Gates


Be nice to nerds. Chances are you’ll end up working for one./Bill Gates
“I never took a day off in my twenties. Not one.” /Bill Gates
Life is not fair, get used to it./Bill Gates
“I really had a lot of dreams when I was a kid, and I think that a great deal of that grew out of the fact that I had a chance to read a lot.” /Bill Gates
If you can’t make it good, at least make it look good./Bill Gates

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