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Iacocca, Lido Anthony (Lee)

Born: 1924 AD
Currently alive, at 90 years of age.

Nationality: Unknown
Categories: Businessmen

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US automobile businessman

 

president of Ford Motor Co. 1970-1978

 

president of Chrysler Corp. 1978-1979

 

CEO of Chrysler Corp. 1979-1992

 

chairman of Chrysler Corp. 1979-1992


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Page last updated: 1:30pm, 25th Jul '06

  • "In a completely rational society, the best of us would be teachers and the rest of us would have to settle for something else."
  • "Do you want me to tell you something really subversive? Love is everything it's cracked up to be. That's why people are so cynical about it. . . . It really is worth fighting for, being brave for, risking everything for. And the trouble is, if you don't risk anything, you risk even more."
  • "Motivation is everything. You can do the work of two people, but you can't be two people. Instead, you have to inspire the next guy down the line and get him to inspire his people."
  • "Management is nothing more than motivating other people."
  • "You can have brilliant ideas, but if you can't get them across, your ideas won't get you anywhere."