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“Whether you think you can, or think you can't - you're right.”
Henry Ford
“1. An absence of fear of the future and of veneration for the past. One who fears the future, who fears failure, limits his activities. Failure is only the opportunity more intelligently to begin again. There is no disgrace in honest failure; there is disgrace in fearing to fail. What is past is useful only as it suggests ways and means for progress.”
Henry Ford, My Life and Work
“The difficulty is not in finding men to advance but men willing to be advanced.”
Henry Ford, My Life And Work
“Be not bound by the present, but leave nothing to luck.”
Henry Ford, My Life And Work
“Without scientific study, an employer does not know why he is paying a wage and the employee does not know why he is getting it.”
Henry Ford, My Life And Work
“Buying ahead of requirements does not pay. Any wins are negated later down the line.”
Henry Ford, My Life And Work
“Most of the present acute troubles of the world arise out of taking on new ideas without first carefully investigating to discover if they are good ideas. An idea is not necessarily good because it is old, or necessarily bad because it is new, but if an old idea works, then the weight of the evidence is all in its favor. Ideas”
Henry Ford, My Life and Work
“You can’t build a reputation on what you’re going to do.”
Henry Ford
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“2. A disregard of competition. Whoever does a thing best ought to be the one to do it. It is criminal to try to get business away from another man—criminal because one is then trying to lower for personal gain the condition of one's fellow man—to rule by force instead of by intelligence.”
Henry Ford, My Life and Work
“You are not saving when you are taking away from yourself becoming more productive. You are really taking away from your ultimate capital.”
Henry Ford, My Life And Work
“Whether you believe you can or you believe you can't, you are correct.”
Henry Ford, The Edison & Ford Quote Book Edison Estate Ltd Edition
“Ideas are of themselves extraordinarily valuable, but an idea is just an idea. Almost any one can think up an idea. The thing that counts is developing it into a practical product.”
Henry Ford, My Life and Work
“3. The putting of service before profit. Without a profit, business cannot extend. There is nothing inherently wrong about making a profit. Well-conducted business enterprise cannot fail to return a profit, but profit must and inevitably will come as a reward for good service. It cannot be the basis—it must be the result of service.”
Henry Ford, My Life and Work
“4. Manufacturing is not buying low and selling high. It is the process of buying materials fairly and, with the smallest possible addition of cost, transforming those materials into a consumable product and giving it to the consumer. Gambling, speculating, and sharp dealing, tend only to clog this progression.”
Henry Ford, My Life and Work
“given a good idea to start with, it is better to concentrate on perfecting it than to hunt around for a new idea. One idea at a time is about as much as any one can handle.”
Henry Ford, My Life and Work
“in the beginning there was hardly any one who sensed that the automobile could be a large factor in industry. The”
Henry Ford, My Life and Work
“Ничто, действительно нас интересующее, не тяжело для нас.
Генри Форд, "Моя жизнь. Мои достижения.”
Henry Ford, My Life And Work
“Их встречаешь везде – этих людей, которые не знают, что вчера – это вчера, и которые просыпаются утром с прошлогодними мыслями.”
Henry Ford, My Life And Work
“Я лично еще ни разу не встречал совершенно плохого человека. Кое-что доброе скрывается во всяком человеке, ему нужно только дать случай раскрыться.”
Henry Ford, My Life And Work
“Whether you think you can, or you think you can't -- you're right.”
Henry Ford
“Thinking calls for facts; facts are found by digging; but he who has gathered this wealth is well equipped for life.”
Henry Ford
“There is an immense amount to be learned simply by tinkering with things. It is not possible to learn from books how everything is made—and a real mechanic ought to know how nearly everything is made. Machines are to a mechanic what books are to a writer. He gets ideas from them, and if he has any brains he will apply those ideas.”
Henry Ford, My Life and Work
“Whether you think you can, or think you can't, you're right.”
Henry Ford
“Our modern industrialism, changed to motives of public service, will provide means to remove every injustice that gives soil for prejudice.”
Henry Ford
“I'm looking for a lot of men with an infinite capacity for not knowing what cannot be done.”
Henry Ford
“Politics in the true sense, have to do with the prosperity, peace and security of the people.”
Henry Ford
“The only true test of values, either of men or of things, is that of their ability to make the world a better place in which to live.”
Henry Ford
“Suppression of progress plays into the hands of the social enemy. Every advance in social justice establishes the nation.”
Henry Ford
“Bất kỳ ai dừng học tập đều già, dù anh ta ở tuổi hai mươi hay tám mươi.”
Henry Ford
“If we had more justice there would be less need of charity.”
Henry Ford


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