Laurence J. Peter

Laurence J. Peter

Was an educator and "hierarchiologist", best known to the general public for the formulation of the Peter Principle.
Education is a method whereby one acquires a higher grade of prejudices.More Laurence J. Peter quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Home is where the college student home for the holidays isn't.More Laurence J. Peter quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The machinery of government is a vast series of interlocking hierarchies riddled through and through with incompetence.More Laurence J. Peter quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Only mediocrities rise to the top in a system that won't tolerate wave making.More Laurence J. Peter quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Ignorance once dispelled is difficult to reestablish.More Laurence J. Peter quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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