Organization Quotes

Meetings are a symptom of bad organization. The fewer meetings the better.

Peter F. Drucker

Once an organization loses its spirit of pioneering and rests on its early work, its progress stops.

Thomas J. Watson, Sr.

In a balanced organization, working towards a common objective, there is success.

Arthur Helps

In any great organization it is far, far safer to be wrong with the majority than to be right alone.

John Kenneth Galbraith

Organization can never be a substitute for initiative and for judgment.

Louis D. Brandeis

The person who figures out how to harness the collective genius of his or her organization is going to blow the competition away.

Walter Wriston

The achievements of an organization are the results of the combined effort of each individual.

Vince Lombardi

Quality is the result of a carefully constructed cultural environment. It has to be the fabric of the organization, not part of the fabric.

Philip Crosby

Ethics must begin at the top of an organization. It is a leadership issue and the chief executive must set the example.

Edward Hennessy

Routine is not organization, any more than paralysis is order.

Arthur Helps

The only difference between a mob and a trained army is organization.

Calvin Coolidge

It is essential that there should be organization of labor. This is an era of organization. Capital organizes and therefore labor must organize.

Theodore Roosevelt

Any large-scale organization must lose some of the merits of its rudimentary beginnings. Quantity will have a coarsening effect on quality.

John Buchan, 1st Baron Tweedsmuir

The corporation, like the psychopathic personality it resembles, is programmed to exploit others for profit.

Joel Conrad Bakan

As a psychopathic creature, the corporation can neither recognize nor act upon moral reasons to refrain from harming others.

Joel Conrad Bakan

You don't explain to the janitorial staff how your company is a part of a sinister organization with goals of global infiltration and control. You just tell them to clean the floor.

Jim Butcher

The only things that evolve by themselves in an organization are disorder, friction, and malperformance

Peter F. Drucker

Every company has two organizational structures: The formal one is written on the charts; the other is the everyday relationship of the men and women in the organization.

Harold S. Geneen

Reduce the layers of management. They put distance between the top of an organization and the customers.

Donald Rumsfeld

Research indicates that workers have three prime needs: Interesting work, recognition for doing a good job, and being let in on things that are going on in the company.

Zig Ziglar

One of the many reasons for the bewildering and tragic character of human existence is the fact that social organization is at once necessary and fatal. Men are forever creating such organizations for their own convenience and forever finding themselves the victims of their home-made monsters.

Aldous Huxley

An organization that is strong and stable and is ready to commit time, money, and patience will be more apt to reap rewards than the quick-hitting opportunist.

Richard Miller

Albrecht's Law - Intelligent people, when assembled into an organization, will tend toward collective stupidity.

Karl Albrecht

"You would now be an enemy, in the third class, of my own organization." "Only third class?" I asked in the indignant tones which Queen Victoria surely used when she received the Abyssinian Order of Chastity, Second Class.

Cyril Emmanuel George Bonfiglioli

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Updated On : October 15, 2013
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