Human Resources and Personnel management, Talent Management, People Development,name it all you want. But managing the “Human” aspects is not a mere art.
But our 21 Meaningful HR Quotes will be a lot different. Most of them taken from Management Guru. You can get one from our Director at the bottom as well
“When Hiring Key Employees, There Are Only Two Qualities To Look For: Judgement And Taste. Almost Everything Else Can Be Bought By The Yard.”
John W. Gardner
“Recently, I Was Asked If I Was Going To Fire An Employee Who Made A Mistake That Cost The Company $600,000. No, I Replied, I Just Spent $600,000 Training Him. Why Would I Want Somebody To Hire His Experience?”
-Thomas John Watson Sr., Ibm
“It’s More Than Just Selling Pizzas. It’s Being A Good Fit For The Community. We Hire Based On The Betterment Of The Community As Much As Anything.”
-Mark Starr, David’s Pizza.
“Do Not Hire A Man Who Does Your Work For Money, But Him Who Does It For The Love Of It.”
-Henry David Thoreau, Life Without Principle
“Time Spent On Hiring Is Time Well Spent.”
“I Hire People Brighter Than Me And Then I Get Out Of Their Way”
–Lee Iacocca, Ford
“One Machine Can Do The Work Of Fifty Ordinary Men. No Machine Can Do The Work Of One Extraordinary Man.”
“One Of The Symptoms Of An Approaching Nervous Breakdown Is The Belief That One’s Work Is Terribly Important.”
“Opportunity Is Missed By Most People Because It Is Dressed In Overalls And Looks Like Work.”
-Thomas A. Edison
“Far And Away The Best Prize That Life Offers Is The Chance To Work Hard At Work Worth Doing.”
”Being Busy Does Not Always Mean Real Work. The Object Of All Work Is Production Or Accomplishment And To Either Of These Ends There Must Be Forethought, System, Planning, Intelligence, And Honest Purpose, As Well As Perspiration. Seeming To Do Is Not Doing.”
-Thomas A. Edison
“Going To Work For A Large Company Is Like Getting On A Train. Are You Going Sixty Miles An Hour Or Is The Train Going Sixty Miles An Hour And You’re Just Sitting Still?”
-J. Paul Getty
Here Comes More Personnel and HR Quotes
”When Your Work Speaks For Itself, Don’t Interrupt.”
-Henry J. Kaiser
“The World Is Full Of Willing People, Some Willing To Work, The Rest Willing To Let Them.”
“People Might Not Get All They Work For In This World, But They Must Certainly Work For All They Get.”
“In Order That People May Be Happy In Their Work, These Three Things Are Needed: They Must Be Fit For It. They Must Not Do Too Much Of It. And They Must Have A Sense Of Success In It.”
“So Much Of What We Call Management Consists In Making It Difficult For People To Work.”
”Nothing Is Really Work Unless You Would Rather Be Doing Something Else.”
-James M. Barrie
Do You Want To Spend The Rest Of Your Life Selling Sugared Water Or Do You Want A Chance To Change The World?
-Steve Jobs Of Apple Computer, Inviting John Scully, Then President Of Pepsico, To Join Apple In Fortune, September 14th, 1987
Take Our 20 Best People Away, And I Will Tell You That Microsoft Would Become An Unimportant Company
-Bill Gates, CEO Of Microsoft In Fortune, November 25th, 1996
Always Recognize That Human Individuals Are Ends, And Do Not Use Them As Means To Your End
-Immanuel Kant 1724-1804, German Philosopher
And one from our own management:
Our Success is not because of me. It is because all of you, our fellow leaders and employee.
-Dony Budidharma, Director of Transafe Dharma Persada. On the closing of Company’s Kegiatan Ramadhan 2016
There, we hope you like our List of HR Quotes.