Great Henry Ford Quotes

Auto racing began 5 minutes after the second car was built.

I will build a car for the great multitude.

If I had asked people what they wanted, they would have said faster horses.

Any customer can have a car painted any colour that he wants so long as it is black.

If two people agree, one of them is unnecessary.

If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself.

Don’t find fault, find a remedy.

An Airplane takes off against the wind, not with it.

You can’t build a reputation on what you are going to do.

There is one rule for the industrialist and that is: Make the best quality of goods possible at the lowest cost possible, paying the highest wages possible.

Education is pre-eminently a matter of quality, not amount.

You can do anything if you have enthusiasm. Enthusiasm is the yeast that makes your hopes rise to the stars. Enthusiasm is the spark in your eye, the swing in your gait, the grip of your hand, the irresistible surge of your will and your energy to execute your ideas. Enthusiasts are fighters, they have fortitude, they have strong qualities. Enthusiasm is at the bottom of all progress. With it there is accomplishment. Without it there are only alibis.

The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.

The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young.

Anyone who keeps learning stays young.

Life is a series of experiences, each one of which makes us bigger, even though sometimes it is hard to realize this. For the world was built to develop character, and we must learn that the setbacks and grieves which we endure help us in our marching onward.

Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty.

The best way to make money in business is not to think too much about making it.

You can’t learn in school what the world is going to do next year.

Businesses that grow by development and improvement do not die.

A business absolutely devoted to service will have only one worry about profits. They will be embarrassingly large.

Competition is the keen cutting edge of business, always shaving away at costs.

A business that makes nothing but money is a poor business.

I am looking for a lot of men who have an infinite capacity to not know what can’t be done.