Quotes with improve
In order to improve the mind, we ought less learn than to contemplate.
If you want to improve, be content to be thought foolish and stupid.
I improve on misquotation.
I’m a big believer that the best way to learn or improve is in a relationship.
We don't have a word for learning and teaching at the same time, but our schooling would improve if we did.
Out of Control: The New Biology of Machines, Social Systems and the Economic World (1995)
All items that can be copied, both tangible and intangible, adhere to the law of inverted pricing and become cheaper as they improve.
New Rules for the New Economy: 10 Radical Strategies for a Connected World (1999)
Each time a man stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope, and crossing each other from a million different centers of energy and daring those ripples build a current which can sweep down the mightiest walls of oppression and resistance.
The Day of Affirmation speech to National Union of South African Students members at the University of Cape Town, South Africa, on June 6, 1966
I once said that the most difficult things to design are the simplest. For instance, to improve the form of a scalpel or a needle is extremely difficult, if not impossible. To improve the appearance of a threshing machine is easy. There are so many components on which one can work.
There may not be one chance in a million that you will ever receive unusual aid; but opportunities are often presented which you can improve to good advantage, if you will only act.
Pushing to the Front or, Success Under Difficulties (1894)
The fine points that are uncovered in our work as a result of close study, diligent care, constant application and always trying to improve our methods represent the best and most valuable knowledge we get in business-and the sum total of that attentive attitude is what we call skill.
We do not suspect how much might be done to improve our relation to animated nature even; what kindness and refined courtesy there might be.
Paradise (to be) Regained