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34 of The Best Henry Ford Quotes

The following quotes by Henry Ford are inspiring and straight to the point!

Who was Henry Ford?

Henry Ford (1863 – 1947) was the founder of Ford Motors and revolutionized the automobile industry by introducing mass-production and making cars accessible to middle-class Americans.

Henry Ford had many famous quotes about success, the power of our thoughts, money and helping others. As an extremely successful entrepreneur, his words were wise and interesting to contemplate further:

Henry Ford Quotes on Success

 

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

 

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

 

When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it. Henry Ford

 

Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal. Henry Ford

 

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

 

Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs. Henry Ford

 

There is no man living that can not do more than he thinks he can. Henry Ford

 

That man is best educated who knows the greatest number of things that are so, and who can do the greatest number of things to help and heal the world. Henry Ford

 

Don’t find fault, find a remedy. Henry Ford

 

Even a mistake may turn out to be the one thing necessary to a worthwhile achievement. Henry Ford

 

Before everything else, getting ready is the secret of success. Henry Ford

 

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

 

Quality means doing it right when no one is looking. Henry Ford

 

The short successes that can be gained in a brief time and without difficulty, are not worth much. Henry Ford

 

Most people think that faith means believing something; oftener it means trying something, giving it a chance to prove itself. Henry Ford

 

The gifted man bears his gifts into the world, not for his own benefit, but for the people among whom he is placed; for the gifts are not his, he himself is a gift to the community. Henry Ford

 

Most people spend more time and energy going around problems than in trying to solve them. Henry Ford

 

Business is never so healthy as when, like a chicken, it must do a certain amount of scratching around for what it gets. Henry Ford

 

Whatever you have, you must either use or lose. Henry Ford

 

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

 

Thinking is the hardest work there is, which is probably the reason why so few engage in it. Henry Ford

 

Henry Ford Quotes About Money

 

It is regrettable that people think about our monetary system, and of our economic structure, only in times of depression. Henry Ford

 

If money is your hope for independence, you will never have it. The only real security that a man will have in this world is a reserve of knowledge, experience, and ability. Henry Ford

 

Wealth, like happiness, is never attained when sought after directly. It comes as a by-product of providing a useful service. Henry Ford

 

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

 

Henry Ford Quotes Teamwork & Working Together

 

You will find men who want to be carried on the shoulders of others, who think that the world owes them a living. They don’t seem to see that we must all lift together and pull together. Henry Ford

 

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. Henry Ford

 

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

 

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

 

An idealist is a person who helps other people to be prosperous. Henry Ford

 

Time and money spent in helping men to do more for themselves is far better than mere giving. Henry Ford

 

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

 

My best friend is the one who brings out the best in me. Henry Ford

 

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

 

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