"We’re mistaken when we think technology automatically improves. It only improves if a lot of people work very hard to make it better."
"At its heart, engineering is about using science to find creative, practical solutions. It is a noble profession."
"Nothing is less productive than to make more efficient what should not be done at all."
"The only thing that isn’t worthless: to live this life out truthfully and rightly. And be patient with those who don’t."
"Religion is regarded by the common people as true, by the wise as false, and by the rulers as useful."
"No matter how great the talent or efforts, some things just take time. You can’t produce a baby in one month by getting nine women pregnant."
"Starting and growing a business is as much about the innovation, drive and determination of the people who do it as it is about the product they sell."
“Never ever do business with the government. Be in love with them, never marry them.”