Charles Erwin Wilson - Quotes

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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. ---->>>

It is futile to talk too much about the past... like trying to make birth control retroactive. ---->>>

For years I thought what was good for our country was good for General Motors and vice versa. The difference did not exist. Our company is too big. It goes with the welfare of the country. ---->>>

The price of progress is trouble, and I must be making a lot of progress. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: July 18, 1890
Die: 09-26, 1961
Occupation: Businessman

Charles Erwin Wilson (July 18, 1890 – September 26, 1961) was an American engineer and businessman who served as United States Secretary of Defense from 1953 to 1957 under President Dwight D. Eisenhower. Known as "Engine Charlie", he previously worked as CEO for General Motors. In the wake of the Korean War, he cut the defense budget significantly (wikipedia)