Laurence Peter

1919 - 1990

A Quote by Dr. Laurence J. Peter

An economist is an expert who will know tomorrow why the things he predicted yesterday didn't happen today.

Laurence Peter (1919 - 1990)

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A Quote by Dr. Laurence J. Peter on education

Education is a method whereby one acquires a higher grade of prejudices.

Laurence Peter (1919 - 1990)

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A Quote by Dr. Laurence J. Peter on anger, regret, and speech

Speak when you're angry, and you'll make the best speech you'll ever regret.

Laurence Peter (1919 - 1990)

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A Quote by Dr. Laurence J. Peter on children, force, and television

Television has changed the American child from an irresistable force to an immovable object.

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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