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Quality Quotes

If you think of standardization as the best that you know today, but which is to be improved tomorrow; you get somewhere.

Author: Henry Ford (1863-1947)

Profession: American Industrialist, Founder of Ford Motor Company

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.

Author: Henry Ford (1863-1947)

Profession: American Industrialist, Founder of Ford Motor Company

Quality is never an accident; it is always the result of high intention, sincere effort, intelligent direction and skillful execution; it represents the wise choice of many alternatives.

Author: William A. Foster


The best is the cheapest.

Author: Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790)

Profession: American Scientist, Publisher, Diplomat

It is the quality of our work which will please God and not the quantity.

Author: Mahatma Gandhi (1869-1948)

Profession: Indian Political, Spiritual Leader

When a man is no longer anxious to do better than well, he is done for.

Author: Benjamin Haydon (1786-1846)

Profession: British Artist

If you forget you have to struggle for improvement you go backward.

Author: Geoffrey Hickson


If you want work well done, select a busy man; the other kind has no time.

Author: Elbert Hubbard (1859-1915)

Profession: American Author, Publisher

By the work one knows the workmen.

Author: Jean De La Fontaine (1621-1695)

Profession: French Poet

We are never so ridiculous by the qualities we have, as by those we affect to have.

Author: Francois De La Rochefoucauld (1613-1680)

Profession: French Classical Writer

Unionism, seldom if ever, uses such powers as it has to ensure better work; almost always it devotes a large part of that power to safeguard bad work.

Author: H. L. Mencken (1880-1956)

Profession: American Editor, Author, Critic, Humorist

The best ad is a good product.

Author: Alan H. Meyer


Quality begins on the inside... and then works its way out.

Author: Bob Moawad


Make the workmanship surpass the materials.

Author: Ovid

Profession: Roman Poet

Quicker by taking more time.

Author: Proverb