Rich people have small TVs and big libraries, and poor people have small libraries and big TVs.
The more you are in this business, the more humbled by it you become.
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.
Your most unhappy customers are your greatest source of learning.
Kill my boss? Do I dare live out the American dream?
Success is the doing, not the getting; in the trying, not the triumph. Success is a personal standard, reaching for the highest that is in us, becoming all that we can be. If we do our best, we are a success.
Either you run the day or the day runs you.
If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself.
Sell a man a fish, he eats for a day, teach a man how to fish, you ruin a wonderful business opportunity.
It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things.
In every job that must be done, there is an element of fun. You find the fun and - SNAP - the job's a game!
Don't ever promise more than you can deliver, but always deliver more than you promise.
I do not like to repeat successes, I like to go on to other things.
What I cannot create, I do not understand.
If you can't make it good, at least make it look good.
When asked, 'How do you write?' I invariably answer, 'one word at a time.'
The destination of the seeker… depends on the road he takes.
No man ever achieved worthwhile success who did not, at one time or other, find himself with at least one foot hanging well over the brink of failure.
We struggle with the complexities and avoid the simplicities.
Good actions give strength to ourselves and inspire good actions in others.
By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.