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  • C. Northcote Parkinson
    C. Northcote Parkinson
    British naval historian and author 1909-1993
    C. Northcote Parkinson
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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.
  • Bernie Sanders
    Bernie Sanders
    American politician 1941-
    Bernie Sanders
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    As a member of both the energy and environment committees, I am constantly astounded by how many of my colleagues prefer to focus on what the government can do for the nuclear or coal industries rather than why the government should support clean and sustainable energy.
  • Gilbert K. Chesterton
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
    English writer 1874-1936
    Gilbert K. Chesterton
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    I've searched all the parks in all the cities and found no statues of committees.
  • Bill Shorten
    Bill Shorten
    Australian politician 1967-
    Bill Shorten
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    If I am elected leader, my shadow opposition team will actively incorporate the policy contributions of all our members by instituting policy action committees as recommend by the 2010 National Review.
  • Anthony Trollope
    Anthony Trollope
    British writer 1815-1882
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    It is necessary to get a lot of men together, for the show of the thing, otherwise the world will not believe. That is the meaning of committees. But the real work must always be done by one or two men.
  • Not even computers will replace committees, because committees buy computers.
  • Alfred A. Montapert
    Alfred A. Montapert
    American writer
    Alfred A. Montapert
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    The greatest things are accomplished by individual people, not by committees or companies.
  • V. S. Pritchett
    V. S. Pritchett
    British writer and literary critic 1900-1997
    V. S. Pritchett
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    The State, that craving rookery of committees and subcommittees.
  • Alvar Aalto
    Alvar Aalto
    Finnish architect and designer 1898-1976
    Alvar Aalto
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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.
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