Don't be afraid of hard work. Nothing worthwhile comes easily. Don't let others discourage you or tell you that you can't do it. In my day, I was told women didn't get into chemistry. I saw no reason why we couldn't.
Ask what do you want now, to free yourself from thinking about the limitations of the technology and let your imagination take you to what things do you want to have done, what problems do you want to solve.
It's a passport to the world. Engineering is that base qualification that can take you anywhere.
Equipped with his five senses, man explores the universe around him and calls the adventure Science.
To raise new questions, new possibilities, to regard old problems from a new angle, requires creative imagination and marks real advance in science.