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]
Delay is the deadliest form of denial.More Cyril Northcote Parkinson quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Work expands so as to fill the time available for its completion.More Cyril Northcote Parkinson quotes [07/11/2011 09:07:17]
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 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]

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