Modern Renaissance Man

Bill Gates is often compared to figures from history like Leonardo da Vinci and Benjamin Franklin. Like these great men, Bill Gates has renaissance man syndrome. This means that he is interested and successful in many different fields, not just one. Gates was born in Seattle, Washington in 1955. His father was a successful lawyer … Read more

Bill Gates Renaissance Man

Bill Gates is a Renaissance man, a person who is skilled in multiple fields or has a broad base of knowledge. Renaissance means “rebirth” because it is viewed as a time when art and literature reinvented itself. The Renaissance began in Italy in the late 1400s & began to spread throughout Europe during the 1500s. … Read more

Bill Gates Renaissance Man

Bill Gates is a role model in the modern day and age, with his work in Microsoft and his various philanthropic efforts around the world.  He has redefined what it means to be a modern day Renaissance man by building on the work of others, improving their ideas and his own, and helping others all … Read more

Bill Gates: An Important Visionary for Better or Worse

Having an imagination is a virtue. Imagining an entirely new way to communicate and interact with others through a machine is amazing in itself. Bill Gates is not only the richest man in the world, but some consider him as the most ingenious too. Others see him as a monopolizing, money hungry nerd. William Gates … Read more