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I guess that’s one achievement I’m really proud of. Saving Chrysler was more than jobs, more than shareholder value. Saving Chrysler was a good idea…
In a corporation, there can only be one guy in the end: the CEO.
People want economy and they will pay any price to get it.
I guess I invented extended warranties, because that’s all we had to sell at Chrysler in those days.
Chrysler builds great cars.
It was emotional when Chrysler sold out to the Germans.
We’ve got to pause and ask ourselves: How much clean air do we need?
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…
Trouble shared is trouble halved.
What is wrong with changing your mind because the facts changed? But you have to be able to say why you changed your mind and…
The ability to concentrate and to use time well is everything.
The trick is to make sure you don’t die waiting for prosperity to come.
I was at Ford for 32 years. I went to Chrysler in 1978, four or five months after I got canned by Henry Ford.
If you want to make good use of your time, you’ve got to know what’s most important and then give it all you’ve got.
Talk to people in their own language. If you do it well, they’ll say, ‘God, he said exactly what I was thinking.’ And when they…
Every business and every product has risks. You can’t get around it.
I always go back to Harry Truman: Should we drop an atomic bomb to save 100,000 lives? That’s a hell of a decision to make.…
Any supervisor worth his salt would rather deal with people who attempt too much than with those who try too little.
Decisiveness is the one word that makes a good manager.
The greatest discovery of my generation is that human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind.
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