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Laurence J. Peter
(1919-1990) born on
Sep 16
Canadian-US educator, author. He described the "The Peter Principle," i.e., promotion within a hierarchy to attain your level of incompetence.
         
   
F
Education helps one acquires a higher grade of prejudices.

R
There are two kinds of failures: those who thought and never did, and those who did and never thought.
A
Originality is the fine art of remembering what you hear but forgetting where you heard it.
N
If at first you don't succeed, lie, lie again.
K
A man convinced against his will is not convinced.
 
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: In "Peter's Quotations," by Laurence J. Peter, 1977.
R: In "Quote Disk 1,2,3," by DBUG, 1991.
A: In "The New Webster's Dictionary of Quotations and Famous Phrases," by Donald Bolander, 1987.
N: In "Friendly Advice," ed. Jon Winokur, 1990.
K: In "Quote Disk 1,2,3," by DBUG, 1991.
   


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