|Forget past mistakes.
Forget everything except what you're going to do now and do it.
— William Durant, founder of General Motors
|It’s good to be open-minded, but if you're too open-minded, your brains fall out.|
— Old Yiddish saying
|I don't think there is any other quality so essential to success of any kind as the quality of perseverance. It over comes everything, even nature. |
— John D. Rockefeller
|An expert is a man who has made all the mistakes which can be made in a very narrow field|
— Neils Bohr
|The question is not what you look at, but what you see.
— Henry Thoreau
|The only thing that keeps us alive is our brilliance, the only thing that protects our brilliance is our patents.
— Edward Land
|You can observe a lot while watching.|
— Yogi Berra
|Judge a man by his questions rather than his answers.
|Experience is not what happens to you.
Experience is what you do with what happens to you.
— Aldous Huxley
|Great creativity requires hard facts, wild imagination and non logical jumps forward that are then proved to be right by working backwards to known principles. Only the rebellious can do it.|
— Lorraine Daston
|New technologies tend to become less visible as they become more familiar.
— Marshall McLuhan
|The only person who makes no mistakes is the one who never does anything.
— Teddy Roosevelt
|Man climbs mountains because it is there.
Man invents something because it is not there.
— Brett Stern
|We live in an age when unnecessary things are our only necessities.
— Oscar Wilde
|Luck is the residue of design|
— Branch Ricky
|New things are not trusted unless proven by experience.
— Nicoli Machiavelli
|The greatest difficulty in the world is not for people to accept new ideas, but to make them forget about old ideas|
— John Maynard Keynes
|Excuse me while I Boogaloo.|
— James Brown
|Frango ut patefaciam
I break in order to reveal
— Motto Paleontological Society
|I have found that all ugly things are made by those who strive to make something beautiful and that all beautiful things are made by those who strive to make something useful.|
— Oscar Widle