Quotations on Inefficiency
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In this context, I believe it is an imperative for the new President to select and install his team as quickly as possible, and this does not imply that he must or should appoint members of the 'other' party to his Cabinet, which could contribute to inaction and inefficiency.
- Richard V. Allen
(Keywords: Inaction, Inefficiency, Party, President)
In this country protection has always, to some extent, existed; but at some times it has been efficient, and at others not; and our tendency toward freedom or slavery has always been in the direct ratio of its efficiency or inefficiency.
- Henry Charles Carey
(Keywords: Country, Efficiency, Freedom, Inefficiency, Protection, Slavery)
The average man has a carefully cultivated ignorance about household matters - from what to do with the crumbs to the grocer's telephone number - a sort of cheerful inefficiency which protects him.
- Crystal Eastman
(Keywords: Ignorance, Inefficiency, Man)
The first rule of any technology used in a business is that automation applied to an efficient operation will magnify the efficiency. The second is that automation applied to an inefficient operation will magnify the inefficiency.
- Bill Gates
(Keywords: Business, Technology, Efficiency, First, Inefficiency, Will)
That inefficiency is masked because growth and progress are measured in money, and money does not give us information about ecological systems, it only gives information about financial systems.
- Paul Hawken
(Keywords: Money, Progress, Financial, Growth, Inefficiency, Information)
Instead of raising taxes as some would insist, we need to reduce waste and inefficiency in government.
- Tim Murphy
(Keywords: Government, Inefficiency, Taxes, Waste)
Every good cause is worth some inefficiency.
- Paul Samuelson
(Keywords: Cause, Inefficiency, Worth)
We cannot afford idleness, waste or inefficiency.
- Eamon de Valera
(Keywords: Idleness, Inefficiency, Waste)
My mother's illness fitted into this protest against the treatment of the sick who could not pay, the inefficiency of commercialism, the waste, the extravagance, and the poverty.
- Ellen Wilkinson
(Keywords: Mother, Commercialism, Extravagance, Illness, Inefficiency, Poverty, Protest, Treatment, Waste)