, and sponsor of the development of the assembly line
technique of mass production
. His introduction of the Model T
revolutionized transportation and American industry. As owner of the Ford Motor Company, he became one of the richest and best-known people in the world. He is credited with "Fordism
": mass production of inexpensive goods coupled with high wages for workers.
An idealist is a person who helps other people to be prosperous.
The average man won't really do a day's work unless he is caught and cannot get out of it. There is plenty of work to do if people would do it.
You can't build a reputation on what you are going to do.
A business that makes nothing but money is a poor business.
When I see an Alfa Romeo go by, I tip my hat.
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.
As long as we look to legislation to cure poverty or to abolish special privilege we are going to see poverty spread and special privilege grow.