Quality Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old quality quotes, quality sayings, and quality proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Quality is a direct experience independent of and prior to intellectual abstractions.     

Robert M. Pirsig

When you're out of quality you're out of business.

Author Unknown

Quality in a classical Greek sense is how to live with grace and intelligence, with bravery and mercy.     

Theodore White

Quality is such an attractive banner that sometimes we think we can get away with just waving it, without doing the hard work necessary to achieve it.     

Philip B. Crosby

Quality is free. It's not a gift, but it's free. The 'unquality' things are what cost money.     

Philip B. Crosby

Make the workmanship surpass the materials.     


In the race for quality, there is no finish line

David T. Kearns

Quality: the standard of something as measured against other things of a similar kind; the degree of excellence of something.     

Author Unknown

It's always easier to make quality product rather than explaining why product is without quality.

Author Unknown

The best is the cheapest.

Benjamin Franklin

Quality is what the buyer says it is.

Armand V. Feigenbaum

Quality is a sense of appreciation that something is better than something else.     

John Stewart

Quality begins with the intent, which is fixed by management.     

W. Edwards Deming

Where quality is the thing sought after, the thing of supreme quality is cheap, whatever the price one has to pay for it.     

William James

To be successful, you have to have quantity of quality

Mark Frauenfelder

Quality is the degree of excellence at an acceptable price     

Robert A. Broh

Things of quality have no fear of time.     

Author Unknown

It is quality, rather than quantity, that matters.

Seneca The Younger

Quality is decided by the depth at which the work incorporates the alternatives within itself, and so master them.     

Theodor Adorno

If you believe in unlimited quality and act in all your business dealings with total integrity, the rest will take care of itself.

Frank Perdue