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
The chief product of an automated society is a widespread and deepening sense of boredom.More Cyril Northcote Parkinson quotes [07/11/2011 09:07:27]
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]
Expenditure rises to meet income.More Cyril Northcote Parkinson quotes [07/11/2011 09:07:07]
The Law of Triviality... briefly stated, it means that the time spent on any item of the agenda will be in inverse proportion to the sum involved.More Cyril Northcote Parkinson quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The man who is denied the opportunity of taking decisions of importance begins to regard as important the decisions he is allowed to take.More Cyril Northcote Parkinson quotes [07/11/2011 09:07:45]

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