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Manufacturing and Poetry

Walter P. Chrysler: "Creative Joy"

Walter Chrysler said:

The fun I had experienced in making things as a boy was magnified a hundred fold when I began making things as a man. There is in manufacturing a creative joy that only poets are supposed to know. Some day I'd like to show a poet how it feels to design and build a railroad locomotive.

Vincent Curcio, Chrysler: The Life and Times of an Automotive Genius
entered before July 9, 2006

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