It is better to be a has-been than a never-was.
Quote by C Northcote Parkinson
C Northcote Parkinson Quotes
In politics people give you what they think you deserve and deny you what they...
Work expands so as to fill the time available for its completion.
A committee is organic rather than mechanical in its nature: it is not a structure...
Delay is the deadliest form of denial.
When any organizational entity expands beyond 21 members, the real power will be in some...
The man whose life is devoted to paperwork has lost the initiative. He is dealing...
Men enter local politics solely as a result of being unhappily married.
Perfection of planned layout is achieved only by institutions on the point of collapse.
Where life is colorful and varied, religion can be austere or unimportant. Where life is...
Expansion means complexity and complexity decay.
The Law of Triviality... briefly stated, it means that the time spent on any item...
The man who is denied the opportunity of taking decisions of importance begins to regard...
Make the people sovereign and the poor will use the machinery of government to dispossess...
Time spent on any item of the agenda will be in inverse proportion to the...
Expenditures rise to meet income.
The chief product of an automated society is a widespread and deepening sense of boredom.
The smaller the function, the greater the management.