- Founder of Ford Motor Company
Quotes on Henry Ford – ESTJ
Ford: “Thinking is the hardest work there is, which is probably the reason why so few engage in it.”
Ford: “Coming together is a beginning, staying together is progress, and working together is success.”
Ford: “When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it.”
Ford: “Quality means doing it right when no one is looking.”
Ford: “If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself.”
Ford: “Most people spend more time and energy going around problems than in trying to solve them.”
Ford: “Money is like an arm or leg – use it or lose it.”
Ford: “There is no man living that can not do more than he thinks he can.”
Ford: “Before everything else, getting ready is the secret of success.”
More about Henry Ford – ESTJ
“My Life and Work – An Autobiography of Henry Ford” by Henry Jr. Ford
In this book, Ford explains how he got into business; the strategies that he used to become a wealthy and successful businessperson, and what others can do by learning from the examples he has given. Ford will take you through a journey of history, business and lessons to be learned from which he used to build his financial empire.
“I Invented the Modern Age – The Rise of Henry Ford” by Richard Snow
From an acclaimed popular historian comes a meticulous and entertaining account of Henry Ford and his most successful invention: the Model-T—the ugly, cranky, invincible machine that defined the dawning age of America.
A highly pleasurable read which is filled with incidents and scenes from Ford’s life, in particular during the intense phase of his secretive competition against other early car manufacturers, I Invented the Modern Age shows Richard Snow at the height of his knowledge as a popular historian and reclaims from history Henry Ford, the remarkable man who invented the modern world as we know it today.