8. "I was worth about over a million dollars when I was 23 and over ten million dollars when I was 24, and over a hundred million dollars when I was 25 and... it wasn't that important - because I never did it for the money."
Where: "The Triumph of the Nerds: The Rise of Accidental Empires", PBS, June 1996
I don't think I'd 'do it for the money' either if I was getting paid like that. You have to admire his ability to continue innovate, create, and progress after becoming so successful at such a young age.