Steve Jobs and Bill Gates discuss the PC's future at Jobs' Palo Alto home in 1991.
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I love this picture because it's a great representation of the dichotomy between the two. Gates, the developer of the enormously business-centric operating system, appears well kept in a button down shirt, slacks and loafers; Jobs on the otherhand is relaxing in an easy-chair with a loose sweater, jeans and no shoes.
Even their posture speaks volumes about their mentality.
Steve Jobs pre-black turtlenecks liked to go barefoot. Even in business meetings. Like a hobbit.
The photo is from a 1991 Fortune magazine interview:
The chairs cost $6000 btw:
Last time I checked, Waldo was taking a dirt nap... but his company lives on.
I often wonder how many of the wealthiest and most successful people of history that are now dead would change places in a heartbeat with a living, homeless person at this very moment?