When people are ‘stung’ in false investment schemes there are three causes; greed of something for nothing; sheer inability to know their mind; or infantile trustfulness.
More quotes by Henry Ford
The most dangerous notion a young man can acquire is that there is no more room for originality. There is no large room for anything else.
There should be no unemployment. There is large percentage of labor now which cannot make a living because wages are not high enough. That is industry’s 2nd job. 1st job is to make good product. 2nd pay a good wage.
No American ought to be compelled to strike for his rights. He ought to receive them naturally, easily, as a matter of course.
More quotes about Business
Anything that is not right, whether it temporarily favors the employees or the employers, cannot last-because it is not right.
Profits are not financial-they’re social. Everybody profits from industry. Politicians don’t understand profits because they can pay bills out of taxation.
Workers – men and women – of all countries, place yourselves under the banner of the Fourth International. It is the banner of your approaching victory!
The thought in my mind was that I must be a good merchant. If I were a good merchant, the rest would probably take care of itself.
A big business never becomes big by being a narrow society looking after only the interests of its organization and stockholders.
There is one rule for the industrialist and that is: make the best quality goods possible at the lowest cost possible, paying the highest wages possible.
It strikes me as bad manners for a magazine to accept one of my advertisements and then attack it editorially – like inviting a man to dinner then spitting in his eye.
Competition whose motive is merely to compete, to drive some other fellow out, never carries very far.
My definition of an executive’s job is brief and to the point. It is simply this: Getting things done through other people.
Does advertising corrupt editors? Yes it does, but fewer editors than you may suppose… the vast majority of editors are incorruptible.