Laurence Peter

1919 - 1990

A Quote by Dr. Laurence J. Peter on fortune, misfortune, and patience

Fortune knocks but once, but misfortune has much more patience.

Laurence Peter (1919 - 1990)

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A Quote by Dr. Laurence J. Peter

A man convinced against his will is not convinced.

Laurence Peter (1919 - 1990)

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A Quote by Dr. Laurence J. Peter on intelligence, justice, and problems

Some problems are so complex that you have to be highly intelligent and well informed just to be undecided about them.

Laurence Peter (1919 - 1990)

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A Quote by Dr. Laurence J. Peter on democracy and people

Democracy is a process by which people are free to choose the person who will get the blame.

Laurence Peter (1919 - 1990)

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A Quote by Dr. Laurence J. Peter on bureaucracy, losing, past, and time

Bureaucracy defends the status quo long past the time when the quo has lost its status.

Laurence Peter (1919 - 1990)

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