I am easily satisfied with the very best.
The production of too many useful things results in too many useless people.
I'm a slow walker, but I never walk back.
I do know that when I am 60, I should be attempting to achieve different personal goals than those which had priority at age 20.
To know what people really think, pay regard to what they do, rather than what they say.
When things go wrong don't go with them
You don't get paid for the hour. You get paid for the value you bring to the hour.
Old Professors never die, they just lose their faculties.
I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work.
A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.
I don't believe people die from hard work. They die from stress and worry and fear -- the negative emotions. Those are the killers, not hard work. The fact is, in our society today, most people don't understand what hard work is all about.
There is but one dependable method of accumulating and legally holding riches, and that is by rendering useful service.
I do not like to repeat successes, I like to go on to other things.
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 am thankful to all those who said NO to me. It's because of them I did it myself.
Players with fight never lose a game, they just run out of time
There is little success where there is little laughter.
The only 'break' anyone can afford to rely upon is a self-made 'break'.
Tell the audience what you're going to say, say it; then tell them what you've said.
You can't make souffle rise twice.
A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.