Looking for some interesting industry quotes? Trail down these famous manufacturing quotations and sayings and learn more on what industry stalwarts had to say about it.

Industry Quotes

The onset of industry was perhaps the biggest defining moment in human history, with almost every aspect of life being influenced by zooming industrialization. The rise of industries have not only exerted a humongous influence on population growth and income, but has also boosted world-economy by 10-fold. The industries have surfaced as a boon for the economic world, manufacturing raw materials and goods, providing employment, solidifying economic infrastructure and creating groundbreaking advances in matters of science and engineering. Trail down these famous manufacturing quotes and sayings and learn how industry has changed our lives for the better.

I used to work in a fire hydrant factory. You couldn't park anywhere near the place.

- Steven Wright

The country that is more developed industrially only shows, to the less developed, the image of its own future.

- Karl Marx

If there is to be peace in our industrial life let the employer recognize his obligation to his employees - at least to the degree set forth in existing statutes.

- John L. Lewis

In the steel industry the corporations generally have accepted collective bargaining and negotiated wage agreements with the Committee for Industrial Organization.

- John L. Lewis

Out of the agony and travail of economic America the Committee for Industrial Organization was born.

- John L. Lewis

The men in the steel industry who sacrificed their all were nor merely aiding their fellows at home but were adding strength to the cause of their comrades in all industry.

- John L. Lewis

The organized workers of America, free in their industrial life, conscious partners in production, secure in their homes and enjoying a decent standard of living, will prove the finest bulwark against the intrusion of alien doctrines of government.

- John L. Lewis

The workers of the nation were tired of waiting for corporate industry to right their economic wrongs, to alleviate their social agony and to grant them their political rights. Despairing of fair treatment, they resolved to do something for themselves.

- John L. Lewis

This is true only because the purposes and objectives of the Committee for Industrial Organization find economic, social, political and moral justification in the hearts of the millions who are its members and the millions more who support it.

- John L. Lewis

Let me remind you that credit is the lifeblood of business, the lifeblood of prices and jobs.

- Herbert Hoover

In this industry, there are only two ways up the ladder. Rung by rung or claw your way to the top. It's sure been tough on my nails.

- Jack Nicholson

Hollywood is the only industry, even taking in soup companies, which does not have laboratories for the purpose of experimentation.

- Oscar Wilde

Concentration is my motto - first honesty, then industry, then concentration.

- Andrew Carnegie

Pretty much, Apple and Dell are the only ones in this industry making money. They make it by being Wal-Mart. We make it by innovation.

- Steve Jobs

Avarice, the spur of industry.

- David Hume

Industry, thrift and self-control are not sought because they create wealth, but because they create character.

- Calvin Coolidge

Look, you're here to see me, and I can't go on until my dealer is here, and he's waiting to be paid, so give me some money so I can fix up, and then you'll get your show.

- Iggy Pop

Politics is the reflex of the business and industrial world.

- Emma Goldman

Open markets offer the only realistic hope of pulling billions of people in developing countries out of abject poverty, while sustaining prosperity in the industries.

- Kofi Annan

To think that the new economy is over is like somebody in London in 1830 saying the entire industrial revolution is over because some textile manufacturers in Manchester went broke.

- Alvin Toffler

Far less wealthy industrialized countries have committed to end child poverty, while the United States is sliding backwards. We can do better. We must demand that our leaders do better.

- Marian Wright Edelman

New technologies such as solar systems or hybrid cars aren't created overnight. By extending these tax credits we are giving this industry time to grow, branch out and succeed.

- J. D. Hayworth

Swearing is industry language. For as long as we're alive it's not going to change. You've got to be o get results.

- Gordon Ramsay

A lot of these industries are having difficulty finding reliable workers with the skills they require.

- Jerry Rubin

Politics is the entertainment branch of industry.

- Frank Zappa

I mean it's the most objective industry in the world. If your numbers stink, you're out. If your numbers are good, you get more money. It's the most Darwinian, it's beautiful, it's brutal, it works.

- Jim Cramer

There's something missing in the music industry today... and it's music. Songs you hear don't last, it's just product fed to you by the industry.

- Jimmy Buffett

“Learning is not attained by chance, it must be sought for with ardor and attended to with diligence.

- Abigail Adams

It is clear that the pharmaceutical industry is not, by any stretch of the imagination, doing enough to ensure that the poor have access to adequate medical care.

- Paul Farmer

Through the niche approach, we bring value-added knowledge of the industries. We are known as the bank that lends to emerging growth companies.

- John Dean

It's a pretty good industry -- just open your Yellow Pages.

- Tom Krause

I'm not interested in forcing my music on people, and that's what the whole music industry nowadays is based on is forcing stations to play it, forcing people to listen to it.

- John Frusciante

Los Angeles and New York are the big centers of the music industry worldwide so of course it can be hard for newcomers who don't know what to expect from the music business.

- Ville Valo

I don't think I'm a thorn in the industry, I'm just another part of it.

- Neil Young

Artists are very young, and say, Um, ok, to these industry dudes.

- Nikki Sixx

Our goal is to be the industry leader in UNIX systems and solutions and in the process better serve customers and offer them choices in the market.

- John Patrick

The music industry is saying, This is the format, and if you'll fit into this format, you can be on radio, and if radio will play you, MTV will expose you, and MTV will expose you, we'll sell records.

- Nikki Sixx

The industry is a menace to artists.

- Nikki Sixx

Industry is fortune's right hand, and frugality its left.

- John Ray

Our aim is simple: to turn the pricing mechanism of this industry upside down. Our competitors will not like it. But we know we can offer excellent cover at a fraction of the price of other providers.

- John Williams

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