100 Inspirational Quotes about Civil Engineering with images

Civil engineering is a tough job. We should appreciate the people involved in this work. A civil engineer is required to carry out any construction work in a better way and subsequently to repair any structure. Various inspirational quotes about civil engineering are being presented which will greatly inspire you as a civil engineering student or a civil engineer.

Inspirational Quotes About Civil Engineering

The real beauty of the building is seen when the right paints touch its walls. – Ernest Agyemang Yeboah


Nothing is built on stone; all is built on sand, but we must build as if the sand were stone. – Jorge Luis Borges


Architects and engineers are among the most fortunate of men since they build their own monuments with public consent, public approval and often public money. – John Prebble


Science is about knowing; Engineering is about doing. – Henry Petroski


When engineers and quantity surveyors discuss aesthetics and architects study what cranes do we are on the right road. – Ove Arup


Without the sense of fellowship with men of like mind … life would have seemed to me empty. – Albert Einstein


Nothing can be of great worth or holy which is the work of builders and mechanics. –  Zeno

This is not the age of pamphleteers. It is the age of engineers. The spark-gap is mightier than the pen. Democracy will not be salvaged by men who talk fluently, debate forcefully and quote aptly. – Lancelot Hogben

It takes analytical skills worthy of a degree in civil engineering to understand when and where one is allowed to leave a car in Montreal. – Kathy Reichs

Go for civil engineering, because civil engineering is the branch of engineering which teaches you the most about managing people. Managing people is a skill which is very, very useful and applies almost regardless of what you do. – John Harvey-Jones

There can be little doubt that in many ways the story of bridge building is the story of civilisation. By it we can readily measure an important part of a people’s progress. – Franklin D Roosevelt

Therefore, O students, study mathematics and do not build without foundations. – Leonardo da Vinci

We shape our buildings, thereafter they shape us. – Winston Churchill

Men build bridges and throw railroads across deserts, and yet they contend successfully that the job of sewing on a button is beyond them. Accordingly, they don’t have to sew buttons. – Heywood Broun

George Washington was quite a farmer. He was a farmer, Civil Engineer and gentleman. He made enough at civil engineering to indulge in both the other luxuries. – Will Rogers

The major difference between a thing that might go wrong and a thing that cannot possibly go wrong is that when a thing that cannot possibly go wrong goes wrong, it usually turns out to be impossible to get at and repair. – Douglas Adams

Take the best that exists and make it better. – Henry Royce

Engineers … are not mere technicians and should not approve or lend their name to any project that does not promise to be beneficent to man and the advancement of civilization. – John Fowler

Crossrail is a prime example of infrastructure. It is a rather deadly word, but I think it is exciting stuff, the civil engineering which makes Britain tick – the bridges, tunnels, power and water networks, which bind us together. – Evan Davis

I believe empathy is the most essential quality of civilization. – Roger Ebert

Improvement makes straight roads, but the crooked roads without Improvement, are roads of Genius. – William Blake

Those statues were exquisitely carved, without exception; that was what the Egyptians were really good at, along with organized religion and civil engineering. – Jonathan Stroud

His father loved him dearly, but his work, that of a civil engineer, had left him with but little time for his family. Energetic, active, and always taken up with some responsible work, he did not spoil his children with excessive tenderness. – Mme Estafavia

If a building looks better under construction than it does when finished,then it’s a failure. – Douglas Coupland

Failure does not exist. Once you hit the construction zone road blocks, follow the detour signs to get back to your original path. – Behdad Sami

Architecture begins where engineering ends. – Walter Gropius

I did graduate with a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering in 1948. – Daniel J. Evans

I am the witch of my mystical world. – Usha Cosmico

It is not the beauty of a building you should look at; its the construction of the foundation that will stand the test of time. – David Allan Coe

Create with the heart; build with the mind. – Criss Jami

I don’t know if it’s genetic or just because I was surrounded by it, but I was always fascinated with building and construction and development. – Donald Trump Jr.

From the laying out of a line of a tunnel to its final completion, the work may be either a series of experiments made at the expense of the proprietors of the project, or a series of judicious applications of the results of previous experience. – HS Drinker

I was in school studying civil engineering. A guy approached me on the street and said that I had a interesting look-very exotic. He told me I should try to be in the industry. – Thuy Trang

My father was a professor of civil engineering at MIT, and my mother taught high school English. – Eric Allin Cornell

The form a city assumes as it evolves over time owes more to large-scale works of civil engineering – what we now call infrastructure – than almost any other factor save topography. – Martin Filler

The novel, in its best form, I regard as one of the most powerful engines of civilization ever invented. – John Herschel

I would say the most help I got was from my dad. My dad is a civil engineer in Switzerland; he’s 90 years old now, so he’s no longer active as a civil engineer, but still a very active person. – Claude Nicollier

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Funny Quotes About Civil Engineering

I get just as excited about building a birdhouse as when providing strategic counsel to a client. – Robert L. Peters


Sometimes the only way to call attention to bad construction was to set fire to the building. – Larry Niven


The human body was designed by a civil engineer. Who else would run a toxic waste pipeline through a recreational area ? – Robin Williams

Engineers like to solve problems. If there are no problems handily available, they will create their own problems. – Scott Adams

Civil Engineering Construction Quotes and Slogans

We are all the construction of a story and it is only at the end that we can assess the value of the plot. – Anonymous


Man Made Things,Building,etc.we see more decidedly than the other things in a landscape. – Anonymous

Truth is a fundamental principle that is needed for any form of building or construction. So also is honesty. – Sunday Adelaja

Construction is an important front for solidifying the foundations of a thriving country and creating bases for the people’s happy life. – Kim Jong-un

If there is a construction or a pathway in the spirit to be made, it is the way of godliness. – Sunday Adelaja

You are actually constructing. What your head understood about what your eyes saw. – Doris McCarthy.

Expectations are resentments under construction. – Anne Lamott

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