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Laurence Peter
Laurence Peter
Laurence Peter.
BornSeptember 16, 1919
Canada
Died1990
California
Canadian writer. Best known for The Peter Principle and The Peter Prescription, satires of the business world.

The repository contains four quotes from Laurence Peter.

Principle

Moderation in temper is always a virtue, but moderation in principle is always a vice.

BusinessIntelligence

In a hierarchy, every employee tends to rise to his level of incompetence.

The Peter Principle

AngerWords of Wisdom

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

Religion

Going to church doesn’t make you a Christian any more than going to a garage makes you a car.