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  • 1. Bill Gates The inventor of PCs, Microsoft and Windows
  • 2. Bill Gates
    • In school, Bill Gates was a nerd / dork / geek
  • 3. Bill Gates
    • When he was 14 years old, he made his first computer game
  • 4. Bill Gates
    • In high school, he programmed the school computer to put all the girls in his classes.
  • 5. Bill Gates
    • When he was 19 years old, he quit Harvard University…
  • 6. Bill Gates
    • … to start the company “Microsoft”
  • 7. Bill Gates
    • Before, computers were very big.
    • He invented the personal computer: PCs
  • 8. Bill Gates is
    • A genius
    • One of the richest people in the world
  • 9. Rules for Life: 1
    • Life is not fair,
    • get used to it!
  • 10. Rules for Life: 2
    • Be nice to nerds.
    • One will probably be your boss.
  • 11. Rules for Life: 3
    • Life is not like school.
    • You don’t get summer vacations.
  • 12. Rules for Life: 4
    • Television is NOT real life.
    • In real life people have to leave the cafe and go to jobs.
  • 13. Rules for Life: 5
    • If you think your teacher is tough,
    • wait until you have a boss.
  • 14. Rules for Life: 6
    • In life, there are always winners and always losers, but you usually only have one try.
  • 15. Rules for Life: 7
    • When your parents were young, they weren’t boring.
    • They are boring because they have to pay for your toys, clean your clothes, and listen to you complain.
    • Before you save the world, try to clean your room.
  • 16. Rules for Life: 8
    • If you make a mistake, it’s not your parents‘
    • ‘ fault.
    • Don’t complain about your mistakes, learn from them.
  • 17. Rules for Life: 9
    • Working at a job like McDonalds is not embarrassing.
    • Your grandparents called it an opportunity.
  • 18. Rules for Life: 10
    • You will NOT have a perfect job right after secondary school. You won’t be a president with a luxury car until you earn both.
  • 19. Rules for Life: 11
    • The world is not interested in your selfesteem.
    • The world wants you to achieve something BEFORE you can feel good about yourself.