Quotes: engineering

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  • H. Ross Perot
    H. Ross Perot
    American businessman & politician, founder EDS 1930-
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    Business is not just doing deals; business is having great products, doing great engineering, and providing tremendous service to customers. Finally, business is a cobweb of human relationships.
  • I think the greatest curse of American society has been the idea of an easy millennialism - that some new drug, or the next election or the latest in social engineering will solve everything.
  • Ben Horowitz
    Ben Horowitz
    American businessman, investor, blogger, and author 1966-
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    A good engineering interview will include some set of difficult problems to solve. It might even require that the candidate write a short program. In addition, it will test the candidate's knowledge of the tools she uses in great depth.
  • Freeman Dyson
    Freeman Dyson
    American arts, writer 1923-
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    A good scientist is a person with original ideas. A good engineer is a person who makes a design that works with as few original ideas as possible. There are no prima donnas in engineering.
  • Bill Laswell
    Bill Laswell
    American bass guitarist 1955-
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    Engineering producers who don't play and have technology as a background may be the reason why there's a lot of cold non-musical music, for lack of a better description.
  • Bruce Dickinson
    Bruce Dickinson
    English singer and songwriter 1958-
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    Engineering stimulates the mind. Kids get bored easily. They have got to get out and get their hands dirty: make things, dismantle things, fix things. When the schools can offer that, you'll have an engineer for life.
  • Bjarne Stroustrup
    Bjarne Stroustrup
    Danish computer scientist 1950-
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    Far too often, software engineering is neither engineering nor about software. Bjarne Stroustrup's FAQ: Did you really say that?. Retrieved on 2011-04-11.
  • Buzz Aldrin
    Buzz Aldrin
    American former astronaut, engineer and fighter 1930-
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    For the future, primarily, we must educate people in science, engineering, technology and math.
  • Robert Wilson
    Robert Wilson
    American theater stage director and playwright 1941-
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    Hedonic Engineering - The human nervous system studying and improving itself: intelligence studying and improving intelligence. Why be depressed, dumb, and agitated when you can be happy, smart, and tranquil?
  • Baba Kalyani
    Baba Kalyani
    Indian businessman 1949-
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    Indians have very good engineering capabilities, and that is why, if an industry focuses on innovation, you will have a far greater chance of success, rather than the model which is based on just being a production machine.
  • Buddy Rice
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    Mile tracks put more emphasis on the driver. On the longer tracks, you can drive flat out all the way around, so it's more of an engineering exercise. On a mile, you can't run flat out. You're constantly in traffic, there's more driver involvement.
  • Arthur Erickson
    Arthur Erickson
    Canadian architect and urban 1924-2009
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    Our engineering departments build freeways which destroy a city or a landscape, in the process.
  • Bruce Dickinson
    Bruce Dickinson
    English singer and songwriter 1958-
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    Teachers need to be more inspirational. But it's also up to engineering to make itself more interesting.
  • Lewis Thomas
    Lewis Thomas
    American arts 1913-
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    The cloning of humans is on most of the lists of things to worry about from science, along with behavior control, genetic engineering, transplanted heads, computer poetry and the unrestrained growth of plastic flowers.
  • Baba Kalyani
    Baba Kalyani
    Indian businessman 1949-
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    The commodity price easing really does not play too much role in our margins because our basic raw material - steel - is not really a commodities engineering steel.
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