Top 10 Most Famous Lee Iacocca Quotes (BEST)
In times of great stress or , it’s always best to keep busy, to plow your anger and your energy into something positive. adversity
Get all the you can, but then by God, do something. Don’t just stand there, make it happen. education
In a completely rational society, the best of us would be teachers and the rest of us would have to settle for something else.
The only rock I know that stays steady, the only institution I know that works, is the . family
In the end, all operations can be reduced to three words: people, product and profits. Unless you’ve got a good team, you can’t do much with the other two. business
We are continually faced by great opportunities brilliantly disguised as insoluable problems.
You can have brilliant ideas, but if you can’t get them across, your ideas won’t get you anywhere.
The speed of the boss is the speed of the team.
My father always used to say that when you die, if you’ve got five real friends, then you’ve had a great life.
Management is nothing more than motivating other people. 14 Lee Iacocca Quotes on Business and Management
“I have always found that if I move with seventy-five percent or more of the facts that I usually never regret it. It’s the guys who wait to have everything perfect that drive you crazy.”
I hire people brighter than me and then I get out of their way.
Any supervisor worth his salt would rather deal with people who attempt too much than with those who try too little.
Start with good people, lay out the rules, communicate with your , motivate them and reward them. If you do all those things effectively, you can’t miss. employees
There is no substitute for accurate . Know yourself, know your business, know your men. knowledge
People want economy and they will pay any price to get it.
is the one word that makes a good manager. Decisiveness
“The kind of people I look for to fill top management spots are the eager beavers, the mavericks. These are the guys who try to do more than they’re expected to do – they always reach.”
There are times when even the best manager is like the little boy with the big dog, waiting to see where the dog wants to go so he can take him there.
The most businessman is the man who holds onto the old just as long as it is good, and grabs the new just as soon as it is better. successful
I forgot to shake hands and be friendly. It was an important lesson about . leadership
When the product is right, you don’t have to be a great marketer.
Every business and every product has risks. You can’t get around it.
I have found that being honest is the best technique I can use. Right up front, tell people what you’re trying to accomplish and what you’re willing to sacrifice to accomplish it. 13 Inspirational Lee Iacocca Quotes About Life
The of writing something down is the first step toward making it happen. discipline
No matter what you’ve done for yourself or for humanity, if you can’t look back on having given love and attention to your own family, what have you really accomplished?
The ability to concentrate and to use well is everything. time
If you want to make good use of your , you’ve got to know what’s most important and then give it all you’ve got. time
The greatest discovery of my generation is that human beings can alter their lives by altering their of mind. attitudes
Trouble shared is trouble halved.
Setbacks are a natural part of life, and you’ve got to be careful how you respond to them.
Motivation is everything. You can do the work of two people, but you can’t be two people. Instead, you have to inspire the next guy down the line and get him to inspire his people.
What is wrong with your mind because the facts changed? But you have to be able to say why you changed your mind and how the facts changed. changing
We’ve got to pause and ask ourselves: How much clean air do we need?
You can go a long way with some integrity.
It’s a good thing God doesn’t let you look a year or two into the , or you might be sorely tempted to shoot yourself. future
If a guy is over 25 percent jerk, he’s in trouble. And [Ford] was 95 percent. Henry
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