38 Memorable Henry Ford Quotes

38 Memorable Henry Ford Quotes

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38 Historical Henry Ford Quotes
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Henry Ford was the founder of the Ford Motor Company, and the sponsor of the development of the assembly line technique of mass production.

Although Henry Ford did not invent the automobile. He manufactured a car affordable enough for the middle-class.

Here are 38 Motivational Henry Ford Quotes:

1. “You can’t build a reputation on what you are going to do.” – Henry Ford

2. “If there is any one secret of success, it lies in the ability to get the other person’s point of view and see things from that person’s angle as well as from your own.” – Henry Ford

3. “Employers only handle the money – it is the customer who pays the wages.” – Henry Ford

4. “Thinking is the hardest work there is, which is probably the reason so few engage in it.” – Henry Ford

5. “You don’t have to hold a position in order to be a leader.” – Henry Ford

6. “Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.” – Henry Ford

7. “As we advance in life we learn the limits of our abilities.” – Henry Ford

8. “If you think you can do a thing or think you can’t do a thing, you’re right.” – Henry Ford

9. “It has been my observation that most people get ahead during the time that others waste.” – Henry Ford

10. “If I had asked people what they wanted, they would have said ‘faster horses.” – Henry Ford

11. “I do not believe a man can ever leave his business. He ought to think of it by day and dream of it by night.” – Henry Ford

12. “Enthusiasm is the yeast that makes your hopes shine to the stars.” – Henry Ford

13. “Quality means doing it right when no one is looking.” – Henry Ford

14. “One of the greatest discoveries a man makes, one of his great surprises, is to find he can do what he was afraid he couldn’t do.” – Henry Ford

15th Henry Ford Quote “An idealist is a person who helps other people to be prosperous.” – Henry Ford

16. “I believe God is managing affairs and that He doesn’t need any advice from me. With God in charge, I believe everything will work out for the best in the end. So what is there to worry about.” – Henry Ford

17. “To do more for the world than the world does for you – that is success.” – Henry Ford

18. “Vision without execution is just hallucination.” – Henry Ford

19. “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.” – Henry Ford


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20. “Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success.” – Henry Ford

21. “Don’t find fault, find a remedy.” – Henry Ford

22. “The highest use of capital is not to make more money, but to make money do more for the betterment of life.” – Henry Ford

23. “There is no man living who isn’t capable of doing more than he thinks he can do.” – Henry Ford

24. “The only real security that a man can have in this world is a reserve of knowledge, experience and ability.” – Henry Ford

25th Henry Ford Quote – “A business that makes nothing but money is a poor business.” – Henry Ford

26. “You can’t learn in school what the world is going to do next year.” – Henry Ford

27. “I am looking for a lot of men who have an infinite capacity to not know what can’t be done.” – Henry Ford

28. “A market is never saturated with a good product, but it is very quickly saturated with a bad one.” – Henry Ford

29. “Whether you think you can, or you think you can’t – you’re right.” – Henry Ford

30. “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

31. “I cannot discover that anyone knows enough to say what is and what is definitely not possible.” – Henry Ford

32. “A business absolutely devoted to service will have only one worry about profits. They will be embarrassingly large.” – Henry Ford

33. “Before everything else, getting ready is the secret of success.” – Henry Ford

34. “Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young.” – Henry Ford

35. “The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.” – Henry Ford

36. “The competitor to be feared is one who never bothers about you at all, but goes on making his own business better all the time.” – Henry Ford

37. “Competition is the keen cutting edge of business, always shaving away at costs.” – Henry Ford

38. “There is joy in work. There is no happiness except in the realization that we have accomplished something.” – Henry Ford

What’s your favorite Henry Ford Quote? Share your favorite quote in the comment section below.

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  1. Great Post Jesse!
    I particularly love this one,
    “Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.” – Henry Ford
    I love when I fail because it’s an opportunity to learn something new!

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