Charles Kettering Quotes

Charles Kettering Quotes: Don't bring anything to me but trouble.
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Charles Kettering Quote: We suffer not from overproduction but from undercirculation. You have heard of technocracy. I wish I had those fellows for my competitors. I'd like to take the automobile it is said they predicted could be made now that would last fifty years. Even if never used, this automobile would not be worth anything except to a junkman in ten years, because of the changes in men's tastes and ideas. This desire for change is an inherent quality in human nature, so that the present generation must not try to crystallize the needs of the future ones.
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Quotes about Charles Kettering: I've never heard of anyone stumbling on something sitting down.
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Quote about Charles Kettering: Every honest researcher I know admits he's just a professional amateur. He's doing whatever he's doing for the first time. That makes him an amateur. He has sense enough to know that he's going to have a lot of trouble, so that makes him a professional.
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Charles Kettering Sayings: Problems are the price of progress. Don't bring me anything but trouble. Good news weakens me.
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Charles Kettering Saying: A problem thoroughly understood is always fairly simple. Found your opinions on facts, not prejudices. We know too many things that are not true.
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Sayings about Charles Kettering: We have been measuring too much in terms of the dollar. What we should do is think in terms of useful materials-things that will be of value to us in our daily life.
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Saying about Charles Kettering: Keep on going and the chances are you will stumble on something, perhaps when you are least expecting it. I have never heard of anyone stumbling on something sitting down.
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Charles Kettering Quotes: And there is the point exactly, we are all the time blaming difficulties on to something else. Our real trouble is that we are too soft to solve the problem.
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Charles Kettering Quote: Obsolescence is a factor which says that the new thing I bring you is worth more than the unused value of the old thing.
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Quotes about Charles Kettering: The price of progress is trouble.
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Quote about Charles Kettering: This problem, too, will look simple after it is solved.
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Charles Kettering Sayings: 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.
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