Boredom is one of the most blissful feelings.
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.
No man needs sympathy because he has to work, because he has a burden to carry. Far and away the best prize that life offers is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
He who will not economize will have to agonize.
Don't wait to be successful at some future point. Have a successful relationship with the present moment and be fully present in whatever you are doing. That is success.
I will prepare and some day my chance will come.
Rich people have small TVs and big libraries, and poor people have small libraries and big TVs.
Get around people who have something of value to share with you. Their impact will continue to have a significant effect on your life long they have departed.
Price is what you pay. Value is what you get.
I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work.
Four things for success: work and pray, think and believe.
Never make excuses. Your friends don't need them and your foes won't believe them.
You can't just ask customers what they want and then try to give that to them. By the time you get it built, they'll want something new.
Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action comes, stop thinking and go in.
For the bureaucrat, the world is a mere object to be manipulated by him.
There is one weakness in people for which there is no remedy. It is the universal weakness of lack of ambition.
The best way to destroy an enemy is to make him a friend.
I am easily satisfied with the very best.
Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work.
The secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his opportunity when it comes.
If you are five minutes early, you are already ten minutes late.