"People think of the inventor as a screwball, but no one ever asks the inventor what he thinks of other people."
"Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former."Charles Kettering on Albert Einstein
"Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men."Charles Kettering on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Science investigates religion interprets. Science gives man knowledge which is power religion gives man wisdom which is control."Charles Kettering on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"No amount of experimentation can ever prove me right a single experiment can prove me wrong."Charles Kettering on Albert Einstein
"Bad times have a scientific value. These are occasions a good learner would not miss."Charles Kettering on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"High achievement always takes place in the framework of high expectation."
"The world hates change, yet it is the only thing that has brought progress."
"An inventor is simply a fellow who doesn't take his education too seriously."
"It is not a disgrace to fail. Failing is one of the greatest arts in the world."
"We need to teach the highly educated man that it is not a disgrace to fail and that he must analyze every failure to find its cause. He must learn how to fail intelligently, for failing is one of the greatest arts in the world."