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Quality Quotes

Everything can be improved.

Author: C. W. Barron

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Men are more important than tools. If you don't believe so, put a good tool into the hands of a poor workman.

Author: John J. Bernet

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One of the rarest things that a man ever does, is to do the best he can.

Author: Josh Billings (1815-1885)

Profession: American Humorist, Lecturer

If it's good they'll stop making it.

Author: Henry Block

Profession: American Businessman, Founder of H&R Block

When I want any, good head work done; I always choose a man, if possible with a long nose.

Author: Napoleon Bonaparte (1769-1821)

Profession: French General, Emperor

Anything worth doing is worth doing poorly until you learn to do it well.

Author: Steve Brown

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Quality isn't something that can be argued into an article or promised into it. It must be put there. If it isn't put there, the finest sales talk in the world won't act as a substitute.

Author: C. G. Campbell

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No good book or good thing of any kind shows it best face at first. No the most common quality of in a true work of art that has excellence and depth, is that at first sight it produces a certain disappointment.

Author: Thomas Carlyle (1795-1881)

Profession: Scottish Philosopher, Author

The bitterness of poor quality remains long after low pricing is forgotten!

Author: Leon M. Cautillo

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There is no labor a person does that is undignified; if they do it right.

Author: Bill Cosby (1937)

Profession: American Actor, Comedian, Producer

Quality is everyone's responsibility.

Author: W. Edwards Deming (1900-1993)

Profession: American Management Consultant Who Helped Turn Japan's Economy Around

The job can't be finished only improved to please the customer.

Author: W. Edwards Deming (1900-1993)

Profession: American Management Consultant Who Helped Turn Japan's Economy Around

Fast is fine, but accuracy is everything.

Author: Wyatt Earp (1848-1929)

Profession: American Gambler, Gunfighter, Lawman

The artists must be sacrificed to their art. Like the bees, they must put their lives into the sting they give.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

Once a job is fouled up, anything done to improve it makes it worse.

Author: Finagle

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