„I set out by challenging conventional wisdom. They said the turntable didn't matter; I said it was critical. They said the speaker was the most important thing; I said it was the last thing to worry about. So I started off in conflict in an industry where few people understood the mechanical things and the recording aspects of the business.“
— Ivor Tiefenbrun Scottish businessman 1946
Interview with David Lander http://www.stereophile.com/interviews/1101ivor. Stereophile, 30 November 2003.