C. Northcote Parkinson Quotes

A collection of quotes by C. Northcote Parkinson.

C. Northcote Parkinson (1909-1993) was a British naval historian, author, and academic. He is best known for his satirical work, "Parkinson's Law," which humorously discusses bureaucratic inefficiencies and the tendency for work to expand to fill the time available. Parkinson's Law became a popular concept in the field of management and administration. Parkinson wrote several books on naval history and worked as a lecturer and professor at various universities. His wit and insights continue to influence our understanding of human behavior in organizations.