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We have almost a city has probably two or three hundred committees. Every committee is dealing with just one problem and has nothing to do with the other problems.


Alvar Aalto


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Or the Department of Education and another ministry were worried about duplication of effort, so what did they do? They set up two committees to look into duplication and neither knew what the other was up to. It really is a world beyond parody.


Rory Bremner


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Among the weeds choking out growth and good government are the hundreds of boards, commissions, and advisory committees that have sprouted over the years. They devour time, money, and energy far beyond any real contribution they make.


Mitch Daniels


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And everything is controlled and everybody is a member of some committee, because then their watchdogs placed in the committees can control everything, what this person says or how this person think(s), you know.


Milos Forman


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A surprising number of government committees will make important decisions on fundamental matters with less attention than each individual would give to buying a suit.


Herman Kahn


#buying #committees #decisions #each #fundamental

The greatest things are accomplished by individual people, not by committees or companies.


Fay Weldon


#committees #companies #greatest #greatest things #individual

I've searched all the parks in all the cities and found no statues of committees.


Gilbert K. Chesterton


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I am convinced that in the arts, committees are useless.


Walter Legge


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Much of the messy advertising you see on television today is the product of committees. Committees can criticize advertisements, but they should never be allowed to create them.


David Ogilvy


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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.


C. Northcote Parkinson


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