Check Out How Much the Lives of the 12 Richest People in the World Have Changed Since Earning Their First Billion

No dollar will pass between butt and ass”, Bill Gates once said. The theory that the path to success comes from hard work has been proven with the examples of other modern billionaires because most of them earned their fortune themselves, they didn’t just inherit it. And, of course, the path they made to success left an imprint on their faces.

Bright Side invites you to take a look at the photos of the richest people in the world that were taken before they became incredibly rich and also learn some fascinating facts about these billionaires —perhaps some of these stories will help you out with something in your own life.

Jeff Bezos, $120 billion

In 2017, Jeff Bezos, the owner and founder of the online store Amazon became the richest person in the world. The project was started in 1995 in a garage and just 4 years later, the value of the company was estimated at $6 billion. Aside from the online store, Bezos owns the huge publishing house, The Washington Post and is the founder of Blue Origin, an American, privately funded aerospace manufacturer.

Check Out How Much the Lives of the 12 Richest People in the World Have Changed Since Earning Their First Billion

Interesting facts:

  • Jeff Bezos had his first meetings with clients and partners in a book store next to the garage.
  • The laughter of the richest man in the world is just as famous as the man himself. The businessman laughs during negotiations and interviews, and you can even watch a compilationof him laughing on YouTube. Try not to smile while watching it.