Cyril Northcote Parkinson

Cyril Northcote Parkinson

was a British naval historian and author of some sixty books, the most famous of which was his bestseller Parkinson's Law, which led him to be also considered as an important scholar within the field
Perfection of planned layout is achieved only by institutions on the point of collapse.More Cyril Northcote Parkinson quotes [07/11/2011 09:07:15]
It is not the business of the botanist to eradicate weeds. Enough for him if he can tell us just how fast they grow.More Cyril Northcote Parkinson quotes [07/11/2011 09:07:31]
The man whose life is devoted to paperwork has lost the initiative. He is dealing with things that are brought to his notice, having ceased to notice anything for himself.More Cyril Northcote Parkinson quotes [07/11/2011 09:07:20]
Where life is colorful and varied, religion can be austere or unimportant. Where life is appallingly monotonous, religion must be emotional, dramatic and intense. Without the curry, boiled rice can be very dull.More Cyril Northcote Parkinson quotes [07/11/2011 09:07:34]
Make the people sovereign and the poor will use the machinery of government to dispossess the rich.More Cyril Northcote Parkinson quotes [07/11/2011 09:07:55]

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