Here are the results of the Deming Quotes survey from this week, you can still do the survey, I will update this on a regular basis.
1. The transformation can only be accomplished by man.
2. If you can’t describe what you are doing as a process, you don’t know what you are doing.
3. In God we trust, all others must bring data.
4. Eliminate the need for inspection on a mass basis by building quality into the product in the first place.
5. Experience teaches nothing without theory.
6. Defects are not free. Somebody makes them and gets paid for making them.
7. It is not enough to do your best; you must know what to do, and then do your best.
8. A bad system will beat a good person every time.
9. Where there is fear you do not get honest figures.
10. It is not necessary to change. Survival is not mandatory.
11. The first step is transformation of the individual.