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A manager is responsible for the application and performance of knowle...   Life
Accept the fact that we have to treat almost anybody as a volunteer...   Life
Borrowers of books - those mutilators of collections, spoilers of the ...   Life
Business, that's easily defined - it's other people's money.   Business
Company cultures are like country cultures. Never try to change one. T...   Life
Effective leadership is not about making speeches or being liked; lead...   Life
Efficiency is doing better what is already being done.   Life
Efficiency is doing things right; effectiveness is doing the right thi...   Life
Everybody has accepted by now that change is unavoidable. But that sti...   Life
Few companies that installed computers to reduce the employment of cle...   Life
Follow effective action with quiet reflection. From the quiet reflecti...   Life
Innovation is the specific instrument of entrepreneurship. The act tha...   Life
Knowledge has to be improved, challenged, and increased constantly, or...   Life
Management by objective works - if you know the objectives. Ninety per...   Life
Management is doing things right; leadership is doing the right things...   Life
Management means, in the last analysis, the substitution of thought fo...   Life
Most of what we call management consists of making it difficult for pe...   Business
My greatest strength as a consultant is to be ignorant and ask a few q...   Life
Never mind your happiness; do your duty.   Life
No institution can possibly survive if it needs geniuses or supermen t...   Life
People who don't take risks generally make about two big mistakes a ye...   Life
Plans are only good intentions unless they immediately degenerate into...   Life
Rank does not confer privilege or give power. It imposes responsibilit...   Life
So much of what we call management consists in making it difficult for...   Life
Teaching is the only major occupation of man for which we have not yet...   Life
The aim of marketing is to know and understand the customer so well th...   Life
The best way to predict the future is to create it.   Life
The computer is a moron.   Computers
The entrepreneur always searches for change, responds to it, and explo...   Life
The most important thing in communication is hearing what isn't said.   Life
The only thing we know about the future is that it will be different.   Life
The productivity of work is not the responsibility of the worker but o...   Life
The purpose of a business is to create a customer.   Life
There is an enormous number of managers who have retired on the job.   Business
There is nothing so useless as doing efficiently that which should not...   Life
Time is the scarcest resource and unless it is managed nothing else ca...   Business
Today knowledge has power. It controls access to opportunity and advan...   Life
Trying to predict the future is like trying to drive down a country ro...   Life
Unless commitment is made, there are only promises and hopes... but no...   Life
We can say with certainty - or 90% probability - that the new industri...   Life
We now accept the fact that learning is a lifelong process of keeping ...   Life
When a subject becomes totally obsolete we make it a required course.   Education