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
Delay is the deadliest form of denial.More Cyril Northcote Parkinson quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Expenditure rises to meet income.More Cyril Northcote Parkinson quotes [07/11/2011 09:07:07]
The smaller the function, the greater the management.More Cyril Northcote Parkinson quotes [07/11/2011 09:07:44]
A committee is organic rather than mechanical in its nature: it is not a structure but a plant. It takes root and grows, it flowers, wilts, and dies, scattering the seed from which other committees will bloom in their turn.More Cyril Northcote Parkinson quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Work expands so as to fill the time available for its completion. General recognition of this fact is shown in the proverbial phrase It is the busiest man who has time to spare.More Cyril Northcote Parkinson quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]

Quotes of the month

Anatoly Yurkin Consumer credit is a system of punishments without fulfillment of desires. (Anatoly Yurkin) [06/21/2019 01:06:42] More


Eugeny Antonuk Trained people are ordinariness, and trained lions are rare. [06/23/2019 08:06:38] More


Eugene Ryabyi It is easy to suffocate from loneliness in a closed soul. [07/03/2019 08:07:28] More


Eugeny Antonuk Loneliness loves the one who does not hurt the society itself. [06/25/2019 01:06:44] More


Anatoly Yurkin Pension reform is a hole in the state budget the size of the long-term costs of the funeral business. [07/09/2019 12:07:55] More