Originally Posted by calegrant
All I was saying is everyone has their reasoning's, and that those who do good are not always doing it for the sake of goodness. He very well may, but the general consensus among critics is that he's trying to buy it. That's not to discredit what he's done, by the time he dies he'll probably have saved millions of lives which is an incredible feat. It's just so often you see a comparison between him and Jobs for charitable offerings and it's unreasonable and always stinks of bias.
What unreasonable is to assume that one knows what Gates is thinking and what his motivations are. Period.
Actions are to be judged, not intangibles that not a soul on earth could tell you.