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Nothing new there: Charles Kettering inventor American engineer whose 140 patents included the electric starter, car lighting and ignition systems. Science Quotes by Charles F. Kettering It doesn't matter if you try and try and try again, and fail. It does matter if you try and fail, and fail to try again. -- Charles F Kettering It is not a disgrace to fail. Failing is one of the greatest arts in the world. _Charles F Kettering 99 percent of success is built on failure. — Charles F. Kettering An inventor fails 999 times, and if he succeeds once, he's in. He treats his failures simply as practice shots. — Charles F. Kettering A person must have a certain amount of intelligent ignorance to get anywhere. — Charles F. Kettering A research problem is not solved by apparatus; it is solved in a man's head. — Charles F. Kettering An inventor is simply a fellow who doesn't take his education too seriously. You see, from the time a person is six years old until he graduates form college he has to take three or four examinations a year. If he flunks once, he is out. But an inventor is almost always failing. He tries and fails maybe a thousand times. It he succeeds once then he's in. These two things are diametrically opposite. We often say that the biggest job we have is to teach a newly hired employee how to fail intelligently. We have to train him to experiment over and over and to keep on trying and failing until he learns what will work. — Charles F. Kettering Believe and act as if it were impossible to fail. — Charles F. Kettering Every great improvement has come after repeated failures. Virtually nothing comes out right the first time. Failures, repeated failures, are finger posts on the road to achievement. One fails forward toward success. — Charles F. Kettering I often say that research is a way of finding out what you are going to do when you can't keep on doing what you are doing now. — Charles F. Kettering 'Industrial Prospecting', an address to the Founder Societies of Engineers (20 May 1935). In National Research Council, Reprint and Circular Series of the National Research Council (1933), No. 107, 1. ) If I want to stop a research program I can always do it by getting a few experts to sit in on the subject, because they know right away that it was a fool thing to try in the first place. — Charles F. Kettering If you have always done it that way, it is probably wrong. — Charles F. Kettering
The following was sent to; Speaker Boehner, At a time when the majority of Americans oppose Obamacare, many Democrats in the House and Senate are running away from it and you personally promised to repeal it ,you are now urging passage of a budget bill that will fund Obamacare for TWO years. This is beyond stupid.Strike while the people are behind you, make the democrats defend Obamacare instead of folding. And you have the nerve to attack those in the Party who are opposing the budget bill. PS. Let Mr Hoft testify before the House vote! http://www.thegatewaypundit.com/2013/12/please-pray-for-me-i-am-losing-my-insurance/
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