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Henry Ford quotes (29)
People can have the Model T in any colour so long as its black.
Henry Ford Category: Automobiles
Thinking is the hardest work there is which is probably why so few engage in it.
Henry Ford Category: Thief
Our country is still young and its potential is still enormous. We should remember as we look toward the future that the more fully we believe in and achieve freedom and equal opportunity not simply for ourselves but for others the greater our accomplishments as a nation will be.
Henry Ford II Category: Country
Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs.
Henry Ford Category: Job
An idealist is a man who helps other people to be prosperous.
Henry Ford Category: Help
The highest use of capital is not to make more money but to make money do more for the betterment of life.
Henry Ford Category: Money
You cant build a reputation on what you are going to do.
Henry Ford Category: Reputation
No society of nations no people within a nation no family can benefit through mutual aid unless good will exceeds ill will; unless the spirit of cooperation surpasses antagonism; unless we all see and act as though the other mans welfare determines our own welfare.
Henry Ford II Category: Unsorted
The farther we get away from the land the greater our insecurity.
Henry Ford Category: Unsorted
There is one rule for industrialists and that is: Make the best quality of goods possible at the lowest cost possible paying the highest wages possible.
Henry Ford Category: Quality
The object of living is work experience happiness.
Henry Ford Category: Experience
The man who will use his skill and constructive imagination to see how much he can give for a dollar instead of how little he can give for a dollar is bound to succeed.
Henry Ford Category: Work
It is all one to me if a man comes from Sing Sing or Harvard. We hire a man not a history.
Henry Ford Category: History
Too many of us when we accomplish what we set out to do exclaim See what I have done! instead of saying See where I have been led.
Henry Ford Category: Accomplishment
Money is like an arm or a leg use it or lose it.
Henry Ford Category: Loquacity
Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success.
Henry Ford Category: Relationships
A business that makes nothing but money is a poor kind of business.
Henry Ford Category: Business
My best friend is the one who brings out the best in me.
Henry Ford Category: Friendship
Whether you think you can or think you cant you are right.
Henry Ford Category: Optimism
Never complain never explain.
Henry Ford Category: Endure
Thinking without constructive action becomes a disease.
Henry Ford Category: Think
You will find men who want to be carried on the shoulders of others who think that the world owes them a living. They don't seem to see that we must all lift together and pull together.
Henry Ford Category: Responsibility
Even a mistake may turn out to be the one thing necessary to a worthwhile achievement.
Henry Ford Category: Achievement
Failure is only the opportunity to begin again more intelligently.
Henry Ford Category: Intelligent
If money is your hope for independence you will never have it. The only real security that a man can have in this world is a reserve of knowledge experience and ability.
Henry Ford Category: Security
Anyone who stops learning is old whether twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning today is young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young.
Henry Ford Category: Age
There is no man living that can not do more than he thinks he can.
Henry Ford Category: More
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal.
Henry Ford Category: Goals
The question Who ought to be boss? is like asking Who ought to be the tenor in the quartet? Obviously the man who can sing tenor.
Henry Ford Category: Ability