The finest task for an Engineer – to survey, to plan, to suggest resources and material, assemble them for task in hand, implement and produce results.
If you are not willing to risk the unusual, you will have to settle for the ordinary.
Price is what you pay. Value is what you get.
Because ideas have to be original only with regard to their adaptation to the problem at hand, I am always extremely interested in how others have used them...
The more you are in this business, the more humbled by it you become.
Apply yourself both now and in the next life. Without effort, you cannot be prosperous. Though the land be good, You cannot have an abundant crop without cultivation.
Any fact facing us is not as important as our attitude toward it, for that determines our success or failure
Well done is better than well said.
I don't like that man. I must get to know him better.
The only 'break' anyone can afford to rely upon is a self-made 'break'.
Inspiration exists, but it has to find you working.
It is a cursed evil to any man to become as absorbed in any subject as I am in mine
The term 'serious actor' is kind of an oxymoron, isn't it? [Like] 'Republican party' [or] 'airplane food'.
If you aspire to the highest place, it is no disgrace to stop at the second, or even the third, place.
Don't spend time beating on a wall, hoping to transform it into a door.
I believe in the Bible. I believe that all good things come from God. I don't believe I'd sing the way I do if God hadn't wanted me to.'
Talent hits a target no one else can hit; Genius hits a target no one else can see.
The greatest leader is not necessarily the one who does the greatest things. He is the one that gets the people to do the greatest things.
It is your decisions, and not your conditions, that determine your destiny.
Workers of the world unite; you have nothing to lose but your chains.
It is easier for a tutor to command than to teach.