Charles Erwin Wilson

1890 - 1961

A Quote by Charles Erwin Wilson on ability, good, men, thought, and work

A good boss makes his men realize they have more ability than they think they have so that they consistently do better work than they thought they could.

Charles Erwin Wilson (1890 - 1961)

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A Quote by Charles Erwin Wilson on country, decisions, defense, good, questions, and vices

A reply to Senator Richard Russell's question, "Would you make a decision adverse to General Motors?" if Wilson were confirmed as Secretary of Defense. What is good for the country is good for General Motors and vice versa.

Charles Erwin Wilson (1890 - 1961)

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A Quote by Charles Erwin Wilson on birds, dogs, and food

I have always liked bird dogs better than kennel-fed dogs myself, you know, one that will get out and hunt for food rather than sit on his fanny and yell.

Charles Erwin Wilson (1890 - 1961)

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A Quote by Charles Erwin Wilson on good, stupidity, and time

No plan can prevent a stupid person from doing the wrong thing in the wrong place at the wrong time - but a good plan should keep a concentration from forming.

Charles Erwin Wilson (1890 - 1961)

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