"Capital isn't that important in business. Experience isn't that important. You can get both of these things. What is important is ideas."
"Life can only be understood backwards but it must be lived forwards."Harvey S. Firestone on Soren Kierkegaard
"The only source of knowledge is experience."Harvey S. Firestone on Albert Einstein
"Experience: that most brutal of teachers. But you learn, my God do you learn."Harvey S. Firestone on C. S. Lewis
"Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes."Harvey S. Firestone on Oscar Wilde
"A man who carries a cat by the tail learns something he can learn in no other way."Harvey S. Firestone on Mark Twain
"I believe fundamental honesty is the keystone of business."
"If you have ideas, you have the main asset you need, and there isn't any limit to what you can do with your business and your life. Ideas are any man's greatest asset."
"Our company is built on people - those who work for us, and those we do business with."
"It is only as we develop others that we permanently succeed."
"The secret of my success is a two word answer: Know people."