Quotes about Management

"I'v been promoted to middle management. I never thought I'd sink so low."

Tim Gould (born 30 May 1964 in Matlock) is a former professional racing cyclist specializing in cyclo-cross and mountain bike racing.


"A good decision is based on knowledge and not on numbers."

Plato (424/423 BC – 348/347 BC) was a Classical Greek philosopher, mathematician, student of Socrates, writer of philosophical dialogues, and founder of the Academy in Athens, the first institution of higher learning in the Western world.


"The first myth of management is that it exists. The second myth of management is that success equals skill."

Robert Heller (1932-2012) author


"In my house I'm the boss, my wife is just the decision maker."

Woody Allen born Allan Stewart Konigsberg (December 1, 1935) is an American screenwriter, director, actor, comedian, jazz musician, author and playwright.


"I shall tell you a great secret, my friend. Do not wait for the last judgement. It takes place every day."

Albert Camus (7 November 1913 – 4 January 1960) was a French Algerian author, philosopher and journalist, who was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1957. He was a key philosopher of the 20th-century, with his most famous work being the novel L'Étranger (The Stranger).


"The budget evolved from a management tool into an obstacle to management."

Frank Charles Carlucci III (born October 18, 1930) served as the United States Secretary of Defense from 1987 to 1989 in administration of President Ronald Reagan.


"Real benefits come when managers begin to understand the profound difference between 'cost cutting' and 'eliminating the causes of costs'."

Brian Joiner (-)