Quotes by James Dyson

When you say 'design,' everybody thinks of magazine pages. So it's an emotive word. Everybody thinks it's how something looks, whereas for me, design is pretty much everything.
– James Dyson
When decisions on nuclear power stations and runways are delayed and the government dilly-dallies, people think they aren't important.
– James Dyson
Today, computers are almost second nature to most of us.
– James Dyson
The wonderful thing about Apple technology is just how intuitive it is.
– James Dyson
The way the world is going, it's technology driven. And it isn't just driven by the old super powers, it's driven by the far east and new emerging economies.
– James Dyson
The media thinks that you have to make science sexy and concentrate on themes such as rivalry and the human issues.
– James Dyson
So I think the winners in recession are the people who produce new technology that does things better, which people really want.
– James Dyson
People will make leaps of faith and get excited by your product if you just get it in front of them.
– James Dyson
My interest in film is sort of catholic - apart from science fiction and horror movies, I'll watch almost everything.
– James Dyson
In the digital age of 'overnight' success stories such as Facebook, the hard slog is easily overlooked.
– James Dyson
If you really want to improve technology, if you want things to work better and be better, you've got to protect the person who spends a lot of effort, money, and time developing that new technology.
– James Dyson
I'm not into politics but I am committed to a cause: ensuring design technology and engineering stays on the U.K. curriculum, alongside science and maths - grounding abstract theory, merging the practical with the academic.
– James Dyson
I think people are realizing that engineering and science are extremely good degrees to get and you'll be very highly paid once you've got them.
– James Dyson
I think if you have to pay for your education, you worry very seriously about you're going to do when you've got your degree.
– James Dyson
I hate science fiction.
– James Dyson
I don't particularly follow the Bauhaus school of design, where you make everything into a black box - simplify it.
– James Dyson
I don't do something necessarily to make a big profit or because it's a logical business decision.
– James Dyson
I don't design down to a price.
– James Dyson
Fear is always a good motivator.
– James Dyson
Failure is an enigma. You worry about it, and it teaches you something.
– James Dyson