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Famous Quality Quotes

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A list of the best quality quotes and sayings, including the names of each speaker or author when available. This list is sorted by popularity, so only the most famous quality quotes are at the top. The authors of these historic quality quotes are displayed next to each quote, so if you see one you like be sure to check out other inspirational quotes from that same writer.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best quotes about quality?" and "What are inspirational quality quotes?"

This list includes notable quality quotes by various authors, writers, playwrights, speakers, politicians, athletes, poets, and more. Vote on your favorites so that the greatest quality quotes rise to the top, as the order of the list changes dynamically based on votes. Don't let your favorite quality sayings get to the bottom of the list.

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    When you're out of quality you're out of business.

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    If you don't have time to do it right you must have time to do it over.

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    Napoleon Bonaparte More
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    new! Many individuals have, like uncut diamonds, shining qualities beneath a rough exterior.

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    There is one rule for the industrialist and that is: Make the best quality of goods possible at the lowest cost possible, paying the highest wages possible.

    Henry Ford More
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    It is the quality of our work which will please God and not the quantity.

    Mahatma Gandhi More
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    By the work one knows the workmen.

    Jean de La Fontaine More
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    Quality is value to some person.

    Gerald Weinberg More
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    If you think of standardization as the best that you know today, but which is to be improved tomorrow; you get somewhere.

    Henry Ford More
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    Produce great pumpkins, the pies will follow later.

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    The artists must be sacrificed to their art. Like the bees, they must put their lives into the sting they give.

    Ralph Waldo Emerson More
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    One of the rarest things that a man ever does, is to do the best he can.

    Josh Billings More
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    Quality will be prized as a precious possession.

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    If you want work well done, select a busy man; the other kind has no time.

    Elbert Hubbard More
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    Make the workmanship surpass the materials.

    Ovid More
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    Unionism, seldom if ever, uses such powers as it has to ensure better work; almost always it devotes a large part of that power to safeguard bad work.

    H. L. Mencken More
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    We are never so ridiculous by the qualities we have, as by those we affect to have.

    François de La Rochefoucauld More
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    When a man is no longer anxious to do better than well, he is done for.

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    No good book or good thing of any kind shows it best face at first. No the most common quality of in a true work of art that has excellence and depth, is that at first sight it produces a certain disappointment.

    Thomas Carlyle More
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    Whether for life or death, do your own work well.

    John Ruskin More
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    What is the cheapest to you now is likely to be the dearest to you in the end.

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    There is no labor a person does that is undignified; if they do it right.

    Bill Cosby More
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    Permit no hour to go by without it due improvement.

    Thomas à Kempis More
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    Ninety percent of everything is crud.

    Theodore Sturgeon More
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    Pay beforehand if you would have your work poorly done.

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    Quicker by taking more time.

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    Could everything be done twice it would be done better.

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    The best is the cheapest.

    Benjamin Franklin More
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