© 2018 by The Sir Henry Royce Foundation. 

Fostering the engineering excellence of Sir Henry Royce into the 21st century


Sir Henry Royce has several famous quote attributed to him. Some of his most famous ones we've listed here.

  • "Strive for perfection in everything we do." 

  • "Take the best that exists and make it better.

  • "Whatever is rightly done, however humble, is noble."

  • "Accept nothing nearly right or good enough".

  • "The quality will remain long after the price is forgotten."

  • "When it does not exist, design it."

  • "I have only one regret … that I have not worked harder."​