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Norman Ralph Augustine
July 27, 1935 -
Nationality: American
Category: Author
Subcategory: American Author

A revised schedule is to business what a new season is to an athlete or a new canvas to an artist.


The weaker the data available upon which to base one's conclusion, the greater the precision which should be quoted in order to give the data authenticity.


Two-thirds of the Earth's surface is covered with water. The other third is covered with auditors from headquarters.


If stock market experts were so expert, they would be buying stock, not selling advice.


Software is like entropy. It is difficult to grasp, weighs nothing, and obeys the second law of thermodynamics; i.e. it always increases.


There are many highly successful businesses in the United States. There are also many highly paid executives. The policy is not to intermingle the two.


Fools rush in where incumbents fear to tread.


If a sufficient number of management layers are superimposed on top of each other, it can be assured that disaster is not left to chance.


If today were half as good as tomorrow is supposed to be, it would probably be twice as good as yesterday was.


A billion saved is a billion earned.


People do not win people fights. Lawyers do.


The more one produces, the less one gets.


It is very expensive to achieve high unreliability. It is not uncommon to increase the cost of an item by a factor of ten for each factor of ten degradation accomplished.


It costs a lot to build bad products.


People working in the private sector should try to save money. There remains the possibility that it may someday be valuable again.


Bulls do not win bull fights. People do.


The optimum committee has no members.


Motivation will almost always beat mere talent.


If today was half as good as tomorrow is supposed to be, it would probably be twice as good as yesterday was.


All too many consultants, when asked, 'What is 2 and 2?' respond, 'What do you have in mind?'


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