Henry Ford Quotes on Life:
You can’t learn in school what the world is going to do next year.
Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young.
Vision without execution is just hallucination.
Failure is only the opportunity more intelligently to begin again.
The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.
Don’t find fault, find a remedy; anybody can complain.
You can’t build a reputation on what you are going to do.
When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it.
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goals.
It has been my observation that most people get ahead during the time that others waste.
"The whole secret of a successful life is to find out what is one’s destiny to do, and then do it."
Henry Ford Thoughtful Quotes:
Coming together is the beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success.
Most people spend more time and energy going around problems than in trying to solve them.
There is no man living who isn’t capable of doing more than he thinks he can do.
Chop your own wood and it will warm you twice.
Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs.
You say I started out with practically nothing, but that isn’t correct. We all start with all there is, it’s how we use it that makes things possible.
Quality means doing it right when no one is looking.
If you always do what you’ve always done, you’ll always get what you’ve always got.
Even a mistake may turn out to be the one thing necessary to a worthwhile achievement.
If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself.
Henry Ford was an American industrialist, visionary and the founder of Ford Motor Company. He introduced ideas like the five-day workweek and $5 per day wage, which doubled the income of his workers and made sure the best workers remained with Ford.
Ford introduced Model T in 1908. The car was easy to drive and cheap to repair and affordably priced at $825, which lowered every year. It reached as low as $360 in 1916 and the sale reached a figure of 472,000. With Model T, Ford brought automobiles within the reach of middle-class Americans.
Ford contested as a Democrat for the United States Senate from Michigan in 1918. In a close election, he lost to the Republican candidate Truman Newberry.
Ford was chosen among 18 people included in Gallup’s List of Widely Admired People of the 20th Century, from a poll conducted of the American people. In 1946, he was inducted into the Automotive Hall of Fame, and in 1996, the Motorsports Hall of Fame of America.