Photo Credit: Inside the Atomium 3 by O Palsson

Photo Credit: Inside the Atomium 3 by O Palsson

Baseline’s Dennis McCafferty compiles ten quotes taken from sci-fi movies, television shows and legendary authors. The article is geared toward technology professionals but these quotes can be useful to everyone and present “compelling takeaways that can provide helpful perspectives about the various real-life challenges you and your co-workers face at work.” Here’s a sampling:

“In my experience, there’s no such thing as luck.” – Ben Obi-Wan Kenobi, Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope  – The Takeaway – “Luck” happens to people who prepare vigorously and work tirelessly.

“If you’re going to build a time machine into a car, why not do it in style?” – Dr. Emmett Brown, Back to the Future  – The takeaway – Don’t just handle a project. Put your personal stamp on it and make it memorable.

“Science fiction writers foresee the inevitable.” – Isaac Asimov, science fiction author  – The Takeaway – Science fiction goes beyond entertainment, depicting many future innovations.