Famous American Businessman Forrest Mars Quotes & Sayings

Find best collection of quotes and sayings by Forrest Mars well known for introducing chocolate candy bars.

Forrest Mars Quotes on Business

  • I like building businesses…
  • I told my father to stick his business up his ass.
  • Single businesses, that’s what you need, if you wish to go for the world.
  • On his father not caring for his aggressive expansion plans for Mars in the 1930s – I told my father [Franklin Clarence Mars] to stick his business up his ass. I wanted to conquer the whole goddamned world.
  • I told my dad to stick his business up his ass. If he didn’t want to give me a third right then, I said, I’m leaving.

Forrest Mars Quotes on Goal

  • Value for money is our goal…
  • The consumer is our boss, quality is our work and value for money is our goal.

Forrest Mars Quotes on Product

  • Profit is our single objective.
  • If you make a really good product that people want and are willing to pay for, money will come.
  • I’m a religious man. I pray for Milky Way. I pray for Snickers… These products, were to consume the executive’s every moment.
  • If you want to get rich, you gotta know how to make a product. And you aren’t going to hire anybody to make a product for you to make you rich.

Forrest Mars Inspirational Quotes

  • I’m a religious man. I pray for Milky Way.
  • I’m not a candy maker, I’m empire-minded.
  • I wanted to conquer the whole goddamned world.
  • People walked up to the candy counter and they’d see this flat little Hershey bar for a nickel and right next to it, a giant Milky Way. Guess which one they’d pick?
  • It isn’t how big the fish is that matters…
  • Do only what we can do best.
  • To get the best you had the pay the best.
  • To his children not wanting them to go down the path of squandering wealth.There is nothing like being broke.
  • The consumer is our boss…
  • Quality is our work…
  • I’m empire-minded.
  • Quality means guaranteeing consumers that our brands will live up to their expectations – time after time, without deviation.
  • A mutual benefit is a shared benefit; a shared benefit will endure.
  • We use resources to the full, waste nothing and do only what we can do best.
  • We need freedom to shape our future; we need profit to remain free.

Forrest Mars Motivational Quotes

  • They think they can’t run it into the ground, but they can.
  • Melts in your mouth, not in your hand.
  • To his children as they were growing up – refusing to let them eat any M&M’s-The company couldn’t spare any of the small candy pieces, so they had to do without.
  • What sense did it make to support the company’s largest competitor by purchasing one-fifth of all the chocolate that Hershey made?
  • A mars a day helps you work, rest and play.
  • That’s what the consumer buys. And that’s what creates profit. And profit is our single objective.
  • The ability to be secretive is one of the finest benefits of having a private company.
  • Privacy at times today seems a relic of the non-media past, but it is a legal right – morally and ethically proper and even desirable – an a key to healthy, normal living.
  • The candy that makes you smile.
  • Quality, responsibility, mutuality, efficiency and freedom.
  • On what some people had called his father Frank Mars.That miserable failure.