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.
I don't want to achieve immortality through my work... I want to achieve it through not dying.
Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
If you go to work on your goals, your goals will go to work on you. If you go to work on your plan, your plan will go to work on you. Whatever good things we build end up building us.
Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it.
A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.
Once you start a working on something, don't be afraid of failure and don't abandon it. People who work sincerely are the happiest.
No one ever is defeated until defeat has been accepted as a reality.
Don't be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones will tend to take care of themselves.
I fear not the man who has practiced 10,000 kicks once, but I fear the man who had practiced one kick 10,000 times.
We don't know a millionth of one percent about anything.
Success in life depends on action, that is, on what you do, and not what you Feel or think, and the price of success is hard work.
Tell the audience what you're going to say, say it; then tell them what you've said.
And that is the reason why this victory is great, because different players have made contributions to the win.
Do one thing at a time, and while doing it put your whole soul into it to the exclusion of all else.
To know what people really think, pay regard to what they do, rather than what they say.
Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other.
Whenever you are asked if you can do a job, tell 'em, 'Certainly I can!' Then get busy and find out how to do it.
You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face.... You must do the thing you think you cannot do.
Hell, there are no rules here - we're trying to accomplish something.
The majority of people who fail to accumulate money sufficient for their needs are, generally, easily influenced by the opinion of others.