Favorite Quotes:

“What we do when things don’t work defines ourselves as engineers.” — Eric Hernandez

Implications: Things never work, get use to it… But how you approach troubleshooting a problem tells everything about the quality of an engineer.

“If I had eight hours to chop down a tree, I’d spend the first six of them sharpening my axe.” — Abraham Lincoln

Implications: Take the time to get things ready. I never just throw things together and expect it to work. I diligently create notes and drawings to follow and to keep myself organized.

Failure to prepare is preparing to fail.

An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.