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Phil Crosby

American,  Businessman
Total Quotes : 19
Result Cultural

Quality is the result of a carefully constructed cultural environment. It has to be the fabric of the organization, not part of the fabric.

- Phil Crosby

Person Largest Right Job

Selecting the right person for the right job is the largest part of coaching.

- Phil Crosby

Search Making Refusing

Making a wrong decision is understandable. Refusing to search continually for learning is not.

- Phil Crosby

Fail Convinced Surest

Being convinced one knows the whole story is the surest way to fail.

- Phil Crosby

True Approach Items

In a true zero-defects approach, there are no unimportant items.

- Phil Crosby

Explain Minutes Use

A rule to live by: I won't use anything I can't explain in five minutes.

- Phil Crosby

Change New Means

Slowness to change usually means fear of the new.

- Phil Crosby

Change Happen Should

Change should be a friend. It should happen by plan, not by accident.

- Phil Crosby

Great Obvious Discoveries

The great discoveries are usually obvious.

- Phil Crosby

Needed Itself Wanted

Eliminating what is not wanted or needed is profitable in itself.

- Phil Crosby

Change Tomorrow Will

If anything is certain, it is that change is certain. The world we are planning for today will not exist in this form tomorrow.

- Phil Crosby

Whole Spend Lives

We can spend our whole lives underachieving.

- Phil Crosby

Success Successful People

Successful people breed success.

- Phil Crosby

Quality Controlled Caused

Quality has to be caused, not controlled.

- Phil Crosby

Audience Going Only

The audience only pays attention as long as you know where you are going.

- Phil Crosby

You Effective Noisy

You don't have to be noisy to be effective.

- Phil Crosby

Remember More Than

No one can remember more than three points.

- Phil Crosby

Sometimes Through Very

Very few of the great leaders ever get through their careers without failing, sometimes dramatically.

- Phil Crosby

Leadership Toward Gently

You have to lead people gently toward what they already know is right.

- Phil Crosby