Why giving away our wealth has been the most satisfying thing we've done… | Bill and Melinda Gates


n 1993, Bill and Melinda Gates—then engaged—took a walk on a beach in Zanzibar, and made a bold decision on how they would make sure that their wealth from Microsoft went back into society. In a conversation with Chris Anderson, the couple talks about their work at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, as well as about their marriage, their children, their failures and the satisfaction of giving most of their wealth away.

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28 thoughts on “Why giving away our wealth has been the most satisfying thing we've done… | Bill and Melinda Gates

  1. I have so much respect for them, so generous and humble at the same time! What a great humanitarians they are! All those billions are well spent! Wow! God Bless!

  2. i just wish i found a real doctor instead of the ignore & pill script bullchit they do and my teeth fixed And a small farm🖖👍
    to walk outside and have the animals i reared and crops i grew be satisfying get me out this boring city country life 🤠👍

  3. Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has been kicked out of India due to illegal, nonconsenual testing of cancer vaccines on the poorest and most illiterate people. They are being sued in the Supreme Court of India. Can you imagine the grassroots movement it took to push through all that money to end up in court? Frauds!

  4. I find Bill Gates utterly repugnant. While he claims to be helping the world while supporting a system that has generated so much inequality is not only hypocritical but immoral.

  5. Какво е всъщност Второто име на Мелинда ??
    Не приличаше ли на името на един Браузър ?
    Very ambition Browser ??

  6. If people like you were
    Presidents health care leaders
    The world would be healthy wealthy
    Educated. God bless your hearts
    Live longer and stay healthy.
    Sad to say
    Right now the world is ifested
    By greedy crimnal leaders.

  7. Am praying that God will grace my family to be more generous like this couple .may God continue to bless them to be a blessing .they have a great heart for humanity.

  8. Agenda 21 is to Depopulate the World 💉🦠💀
    The Coronavirus is Worldwide and Not contained!
    Viruses are Man made….
    Why did China first contract the virus when the United States Military was there? Why did trump Deny it’s existence and let it $pread like wildfire?
    How can you all be so blind as to believe this fraudulent $peech?
    Wake Up people.. these people get together with world leaders and plan this $hit out!!
    Why did the corporations bail out then buy back their $tock again? Because they knew about the coming virus 🦠
    First the Tax break then their buy back if $tock$ AGAIN 🤣
    Ya, NO, you’re Not included in this $cheme
    The Elite will survive thi$
    But you may Not!
    I’ll never get a vaccination 💉

  9. Live and Learn; I do appreciate and I have great respect for both of you! Africa is Beautiful, People are kind and honest! Thank you for reaching out May God Bless you Both, and warren also!!

  10. why so much hate here? they're literally saving millions of children, helping their quality of lives along the way, whats the last thing you did?

  11. Salute to you sir bill.
    May God bless your wisdom which helps us young people to think sincerely for the greater good and have a clearer vision on humanitarian causes thru hard works and dedication. Thank you sir. #LLP🙏
    -From Philippines 🇵🇭

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