A Subset Of Parkinson’s Law: C Northcote Parkinson


Perfection of planned layout is achieved only by institutions on the verge of collapse.

C Northcote Parkinson 1909-1993

Parkinson’s Law (1958)

And Parkinson’s Law is, as any fule kno, Work expands so as to fill the time available for its completion.

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About layanglicana

Author of books on Calcutta, Delhi and Dar es Salaam, I am now blogging as a lay person about the Church of England and the Anglican Communion. I am also blogging about the effects of World War One on the village of St Mary Bourne, Hampshire.
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