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Comment# · ★★☆☆ Fair (57 ratings) · submitted 1997
An economist is an expert who will know tomorrow why the things he predicted yesterday didn't happen today.
Laurence J. Peter, in Science and Religion
Democracy is a process by which the people are free to choose the man who will get the blame.
Laurence J. Peter, in Law and Politics
Comment# · ★★☆☆ Fair (101 ratings) · submitted 1997
Originality is the fine art of remembering what you hear but forgetting where you heard it.
Laurence J. Peter, in Work and Recreation
Comment# · ★★☆☆ Fair (118 ratings) · submitted 1997
Peter's Principle: In an organization, each person rises to the level of his own incompetence.