Success and Failure
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After an instrument has been assembled, extra components will be found on the bench.
After the last of 16 mounting screws has been removed from an access cover, it will be discovered that the wrong access cover has been removed.
All I ask of life is a constant and exaggerated sense of my own importance.
All of us could take a lesson from the weather. It pays no attention to criticism.
What a strange game. The only winning move is not to play.
A bend in the road is not the end of the road -- unless you fail to make the turn.
A carelessly planned project takes three times longer to complete than expected; a carefully planned project will take only twice as long.
A computer can make as many mistakes in two seconds as 20 men working for 20 years.
A conceited person never gets anywhere because he thinks he is already there.
You see things and you say, "Why?" But I see things that never were; and I say, "Why not?"