Young engineers: The world of engineering is so vast that we can safely say that almost everything in our technological world today is a product of engineering, from the environment, telecommunications, transportation, to manufacturing, security and even the medical field.
Engineering has been so much a part of everyday life that many well-known people involved in the world of engineering have a lot to say about this field.
Here are some awesome quotes that will inspire and motivate all the young engineers out there.
“To be a good professional engineer, always start to study late for exams. Because it teaches you how to manage time and tackle emergencies.”
Theodore von Karman
“Scientists study the world as it is; engineers create the world that has never been.”
“One machine can do the work of 50 ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man.”
“If you want something new, you have to stop doing something old.”
“Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.”
“Engineering is the art of organizing and directing men and controlling the forces and materials of nature for the benefit of the human race.”
“Our industry does not respect tradition – it only respects innovation.”
“The path to the CEO’s office should not be through the CFO’s office and it should not be through the marketing department. It needs to be through engineering and design.”
“Invention is the most important product of man’s creative brain. The ultimate purpose is the complete mastery of mind over the material world, the harnessing of human nature to human needs.”
Thomas J. Watson
“The way to succeed is to double your failure rate.”