Famous quotes from Soichiro Honda
Thought I'd share some of the famous quotes from the father of Honda, Soichiro Honda.
* Success is 99% failure.
* We only have one future, and it will be made of our dreams, if we have the courage to challenge convention.
* Real happiness lies in the completion of work using your own brains and skills.
* Racing improves the breed.
* What we learn through failure becomes a precious part of us, strengthening us in everything we do. So let the tough things make you tougher.
* We will not be content with this victory alone [first win in F1]. We will study why we won and aggressively apply those winning technologies to new cars.
* Enjoying your work is essential. If your work becomes an expression of your own ideas, you will surely enjoy it.
* After materials are carried into the factory, nothing but products should be carried out from it.
* If Honda does not race there is no Honda.”
* Since I was a small child, one of my dreams has been to compete in motor vehicle races all over the world with a vehicle of my own making, and to win.
* Because the water raises rice and the fishes live in the water, I don’t want to contaminate it.
* Success represents the 1% of your work which results from the 99% that is called failure.
o Possibly from an Economist article
* The value of life can be measured by how many times your soul has been deeply stirred.