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Improvement Quotes

The state wherein one contributes towards making things better as compared to its previous state is known as improvement. Inattention towards improvement could lead to slow or absolutely no progress in any field. Life is filled with trials and tribulations, and it is these vicissitudes that help us emerge as an improved self in the course of life. If you are looking to enhance your life and skills, then these famous upgrading quotations and sayings would give a push in the right direction.

John F. Kennedy

We have the power to make this the best generation of mankind in the history of the world or to make it the last.

Andrew Jackson

Democracy shows not only its power in reforming governments, but in regenerating a race of men and this is the greatest blessing of free governments.

John F. Kennedy

We stand today on the edge of a new frontier - the frontier of the 1960's - a frontier of unknown opportunities and perils - a frontier of unfulfilled hopes and threats.

Kevin Smith

Long time no see. I only pray the caliber of your questions has improved.

T. S. Eliot

Art never improves, but... the material of art is never quite the same.

Dale Carnegie

Develop success from failures. Discouragement and failure are two of the surest stepping stones to success.

Mel Brooks

I don't believe in this business of being behind, better to be in front.

Peter Drucker

Checking the results of a decision against its expectations shows executives what their strengths are, where they need to improve, and where they lack knowledge or information.

Dale Carnegie

First ask yourself: What is the worst that can happen? Then prepare to accept it. Then proceed to improve on the worst.

John F. Kennedy

We believe that if men have the talent to invent new machines that put men out of work, they have the talent to put those men back to work.

Francis Bacon

Acorns were good until bread was found.

Marvin Olasky

Many American Muslims are peaceful and define jihad primarily as an internal struggle to improve.

Marcel Proust

Happiness is beneficial for the body, but it is grief that develops the powers of the mind.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Character develops itself in the stream of life.

Brian Tracy

Communication is a skill that you can learn. It's like riding a bicycle or typing. If you're willing to work at it, you can rapidly improve the quality of every part of your life.

H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

Let the refining and improving of your own life keep you so busy that you have little time to criticize others.

Calvin Coolidge

Economy is the method by which we prepare today to afford the improvements of tomorrow.

Nora Roberts

I would hope that my writing's cleaner than it was when I started.

Brian Tracy

Invest three percent of your income in yourself (self-development) in order to guarantee your future.

Nancy Pelosi

We have so much room for improvement. Every aspect of our lives must be subjected to an inventory... of how we are taking responsibility.

Alice Walker

People tend to think that life really does progress for everyone eventually, that people progress, but actually only some people progress. The rest of the people don't.

Douglas MacArthur

We are not retreating - we are advancing in another direction.

Karl Marx

The country that is more developed industrially only shows, to the less developed, the image of its own future.

Vince Lombardi

Once you learn to quit, it becomes a habit.

Vince Lombardi

Practice does not make perfect. Only perfect practice makes perfect.

Warren G. Bennis

You need people who can walk their companies into the future rather than back them into the future.

Henry Ward Beecher

Clothes and manners do not make the man; but, when he is made, they greatly improve his appearance.

Elon Musk

Boeing just took $20 billion and 10 years to improve the efficiency of their planes by 10 percent. That's pretty lame. I have a design in mind for a vertical liftoff supersonic jet that would be a really big improvement.

SpaceX is only 12 years old now. Between now and 2040, the company's lifespan will have tripled. If we have linear improvement in technology, as opposed to logarithmic, then we should have a significant base on Mars, perhaps with thousands or tens of thousands of people.