Favorite Quotations Henry Ford Wheels for the World: Henry Ford

"Chop your own wood and it will warm you twice." ~ Henry Ford

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

At first the automobile was considered a nuisance, because it made a lot of noise and frightened the horses… finally, I had to carry a chain with me so I could fasten it to a street light every time I had to leave it.

Anybody can do anything that he imagines.

Minicars produce miniprofits.

You can do anything if you have enthusiasm. Enthusiasm is the yeast that makes your hopes rise to the stars. With it, there is accomplishment. Without it there are only alibis.

Don’t find a fault, find a remedy.

Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at 20 or 80. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young.

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

Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success.

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

Everything comes to him who hustles while he waits.

Failure is only the opportunity to begin again more intelligently.

There is joy in work. There is no happiness except in the realization that we have accomplished something.

If everyone is moving forward together, then success will take care of itself.