Acorns were good until bread was found.
Author: Francis Bacon (1561-1626)
Profession: British Philosopher, Essayist, Statesman
If you improve or tinker with something long enough, eventually it will break or malfunction.
Author: Arthur Bloch
Undoubtedly a man is to labor to better his condition, but first to better himself.
Author: William Ellery Channing (1780-1842)
Profession: American Unitarian Minister, Author
Where we cannot invent, we may at least improve.
Author: Charles Caleb Colton (1780-1832)
Profession: British Sportsman Writer
Judge of thine improvement, not by what thou speakest or writest, but by the firmness of thy mind, and the government of thy passions and affections.
Author: Thomas Fuller (1608-1661)
Profession: British Clergyman, Author
The best performance improvement is the transition from the nonworking state to the working state.
Author: John Ousterhout
Things will get better -- despite our efforts to improve them.
Author: Will Rogers (1879-1935)
Profession: American Humorist, Actor
As long as I can conceive something better than myself I cannot be easy unless I am striving to bring it into existence or clearing the way for it.
Author: George Bernard Shaw (1856-1950)
Profession: Irish-born British Dramatist
Much of the wisdom of one age, is the folly of the next.
Author: Charles Simmons