"Failure is an enigma. You worry about it, and it teaches you something."
"Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure... than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy nor suffer much, because they live in a gray twilight that knows not victory nor defeat."James Dyson on Theodore Roosevelt
"I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can't accept not trying."James Dyson on Michael Jordan
"Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not nothing is more common than unsuccessful people with talent. Genius will not unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not the world is full of educated failures. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent."James Dyson on Calvin Coolidge
"My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure."James Dyson on Abraham Lincoln
"Remembering that I'll be dead soon is the most important tool I've ever encountered to help me make the big choices in life. Because almost everything - all external expectations, all pride, all fear of embarrassment or failure - these things just fall away in the face of death, leaving only what is truly important."James Dyson on Steve Jobs
"In the digital age of 'overnight' success stories such as Facebook, the hard slog is easily overlooked."
"Anger is a good motivator."
"Beauty can come in strange forms."
"Business is constantly changing, constantly evolving."
"I don't do something necessarily to make a big profit or because it's a logical business decision."