A good scientist is a person with original ideas. A good engineer is a person who makes a design that works with as few original ideas as possible. There are no prima donnas in engineering.”
– James Dyson
Sir James Dyson, CBE, FREng (born 2 May 1947) is a British inventor,industrial designer and founder of the Dyson Company. He is best known as the inventor of the Dual Cyclone bagless vacuum cleaner, which works on the principle of cyclonic separations.According to the Sunday Times Rich List 2013, his net worth was £3 billion.
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