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#54101 Howard Aiken

Don't worry about people stealing your ideas. If your ideas are any good, you'll have to ram them down people's throats. .

Howard Aiken Quotes about people
#54102 Howard Aiken

The desire to economize time and mental effort in arithmetical computations, and to eliminate human liability to error is probably as old as the science of arithmetic itself. .

Howard Aiken Quotes about science
#54103 Howard Aiken

There's my education in computers, right there; this is the whole thing, everything I took out of a book. .

Howard Aiken Quotes about education
#84128 Wernher von Braun

Research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing. .

Wernher von Braun Quotes about sea
#84129 Wernher von Braun

I have learned to use the word 'impossible' with the greatest caution. .

Wernher von Braun Quotes about learn
#84130 Wernher von Braun

It will free man from the remaining chains, the chains of gravity which still tie him to this planet. .

Wernher von Braun Quotes about man
#84131 Wernher von Braun

There is just one thing I can promise you about the outer-space program - your tax-dollar will go further. .

Wernher von Braun Quotes about you
#84132 Wernher von Braun

We can lick gravity, but sometimes the paperwork is overwhelming. .

Wernher von Braun Quotes about time
#84133 Wernher von Braun

For my confirmation, I didn't get a watch and my first pair of long pants, like most Lutheran boys. I got a telescope. My mother thought it would make the best gift. .

Wernher von Braun Quotes about thought
#91687 Vannevar Bush

If scientific reasoning were limited to the logical processes of arithmetic, we should not get very far in our understanding of the physical world. One might as well attempt to grasp the game of poker entirely by the use of the mathematics of probability. .

Vannevar Bush Quotes about world
#91688 Vannevar Bush

Fear cannot be banished, but it can be calm and without panic; it can be mitigated by reason and evaluation. .

Vannevar Bush Quotes about reason
#91689 Vannevar Bush

To pursue science is not to disparage the things of the spirit. In fact, to pursue science rightly is to furnish the framework on which the spirit may rise. .

Vannevar Bush Quotes about science
#91690 Vannevar Bush

A belief may be larger than a fact. .

Vannevar Bush Quotes about belief
#91691 Vannevar Bush

Science has a simple faith, which transcends utility. It is the faith that it is the privilege of man to learn to understand, and that this is his mission. .

Vannevar Bush Quotes about faith
#91692 Vannevar Bush

The scene changes but the aspirations of men of good will persist. .

Vannevar Bush Quotes about change
#183728 Howard Aiken

Dont worry about people stealing your ideas. If your ideas are any good, youll have to ram them down peoples throats. .

Howard Aiken Quotes about people
#185986 Wernher Von Braun

Research is what Im doing when I dont know what Im doing. .

Wernher Von Braun Quotes about sea
#193983 Mikhail Kalashnikov

People often ask me how I feel about my invention being used to kill people every day and the AK being a common weapon of ethnic conflicts. I want to make it clear that I created my assault rifle to protect my country. You can blame politicians for its spreading out of control on a global scale. .

Mikhail Kalashnikov Quotes about reading
#194401 Jack Kilby

My own interest developed because I thought it was a fascinating subject and something I wanted to pursue. .

Jack Kilby Quotes about thought
#195634 Otto Lilienthal

To invent an airplane is nothing. To build one is something. But to fly is everything. .

Otto Lilienthal
#198656 Hermann Oberth

I refrained from writing another one, thinking to myself: Never mind, I will prove that I am able to become a greater scientist than some of you, even without the title of doctor. .

Hermann Oberth Quotes about writing
#203102 Bjarne Stroustrup

The standard library saves programmers from having to reinvent the wheel. .

Bjarne Stroustrup Quotes about library
#203743 Fritz Todt

For decades engineers have stood accused that their buildings do not have any cultural value. We have attempted to liberate engineering of this accusation. .

Fritz Todt Quotes about value
#203936 Konstantin Tsiolkovsky

The Earth is the cradle of humanity, but mankind cannot stay in the cradle forever. .

Konstantin Tsiolkovsky Quotes about art
#1096956 Wernher von Braun

Conquering the universe one has to solve two problems: gravity and red tape. We could have mastered gravity. .

Wernher von Braun Quotes about universe
#237137 Bjarne Stroustrup

C makes it easy to shoot yourself in the foot. C++ makes it harder, but when you do, it blows away your whole leg. .

Bjarne Stroustrup Quotes about self
#322619 Bjarne Stroustrup

C makes it easy to shoot yourself in the foot; C++ makes it harder, but when you do it blows your whole leg off. .

Bjarne Stroustrup Quotes about self
#609351 Bjarne Stroustrup

Theres an old story about the person who wished his computer was as easy to use as his telephone. That wish has come true, since I no longer know how to use my telephone. .

Bjarne Stroustrup Quotes about sin
#609354 Bjarne Stroustrup

After all, C++ isnt a perfect match for Javas design aims either. .

Bjarne Stroustrup Quotes about design
#609355 Bjarne Stroustrup

Certainly not every good program is object-oriented, and not every object-oriented program is good. .

Bjarne Stroustrup Quotes about good

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