Laurence J. Peter Quotations

-Education is a method whereby one acquires a higher grade of prejudices.

-Everyone rises to their level of incompetence.

-Every man serves a useful purpose: A miser, for example, makes a wonderful ancestor.

-The man who says he is willing to meet you halfway is usually a poor judge of distance.

-Humility is the embarrassment you feel when you tell people how wonderful you are.

-Psychiatry enables us to correct our faults by confessing our parents’ shortcomings.

-Originality is the fine art of remembering what you hear but forgetting where you heard it.

-There is no stigma attached to recognizing a bad decision in time to install a better one.

-Against logic there is no armor like ignorance.
Laurence J. Peter