Best Quotes by W. Edwards Deming (Top 10)

  1. In God we trust; all others bring data.
  2. If you can't describe what you are doing as a process, you don't know what you're doing.
  3. It is not necessary to change. Survival is not mandatory.
  4. It is not enough to do your best; you must know what to do, and then do your best.
  5. Management by results - like driving a car by looking in rear view mirror.
  6. What we need to do is learn to work in the system, by which I mean that everybody, every team, every platform, every division, every component is there not for individual competitive profit or recognition, but for contribution to the system as a whole on a win-win basis.
  7. Learning is not cumpulsory... neither is survival.
  8. A bad system will beat a good person every time.
  9. Profit in business comes from repeat customers, customers that boast about your project or service, and that bring friends with them.
  10. A goal without a method is nonsense.

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