Tool Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old tool quotes, tool sayings, and tool proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Think of the tools in a tool-box: there is a hammer, pliers, a saw, a screwdriver, a rule, a glue-pot, nails and screws.--The function of words are as diverse as the functions of these objects. Ludwig Wittgenstein
Finding the tool is often half the battle. Andy Rooney
The tools belong to the man who can use them. Napoleon Bonaparte
Tools, of course, can be the subtlest of traps. Neil Gaiman
No amount of tools can help a bad product. You have to remain genuine in your product development innovation and quality. Kara Swisher
You have to pick the right tool for the point you're trying to make and there is no one solution. Jay Maisel
Our tools are extensions of our purposes, and so we find it natural to make metaphorical attributions of intentionality to them; but I take it no philosophical ice is cut by such examples. John Searle
The single most powerful tool for winning a negotiation is the ability to get up and walk away from the table without a deal Paul Gauguin
The greatest tool to eliminate the noise is meditation. Russell Simmons
The most important tool you have on a resume is language. Jay Samit
Even the simplest tools can empower people to do great things. Biz Stone