Engineering Quotes

The use of solar energy has not been opened up because the oil industry does not own the sun.
~ Ralph Nader,
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For 'Tis the sport to have the engineer hoisted with his own petard.
~ William Shakespeare
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It is impossible to work in information technology without also engaging in social engineering.
~ Jaron Lanier
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I look most like myself... when I'm wearing my black, nerdy engineering glasses.
~ Junot Diaz
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All the traditional STEM fields, the science, technology, engineering, and math fields, are stoked when you dream big in an agency such as NASA.
~ Neil Degrasse Tyson
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Engineers are not mere technicians and should not approve or lend their name to any project that does not promise to be beneficent to man and the advancement of civilization.
~ John Fowler
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Architects and engineers are among the most fortunate of men since they build their own monuments with public consent, public approval and often public money.
~ John Prebble
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An engineer is someone who is good with figures, but doesn't have the personality of an accountant.
~ Author Unknown
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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.
~ Freeman Dyson
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A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.
~ Douglas Adams
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Engineering is the art of organizing and directing men and controlling the forces and materials of nature for the benefit of the human race.
~ Henry G. Stott
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Engineering is not only study of 45 subjects but it is moral studies of intellectual life.
~ Prakhar Srivastav
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One man's `magic` is another man's engineering. `Supernatural` is a null word.
~ Robert A. Heinlein
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Engineers like to solve problems. If there are no problems handily avialable, they will create their own problems.
~ Scott Adams
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If you tell me precisely what it is a machine cannot do, then I can always make a machine which will do just that.
~ John von Veumann
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