Sound too familiar?
Date: Fri, 7 Jan 94 02:00:47 PST
Subject: Sound too familiar?
From: Keith Bostic
We trained hard, but it seemed every time we were beginning to form up into
teams, we would be reorganised. I was to learn later in life that we tend
to meet any new situation by reorganising, and a wonderful method it can be
for creating the illusion of progress while producing confusion, inefficiency
-- From Petronii Arbitri Satyricon AD 66, attributed to
Gaius Petronus, a Roman General who later committed
© 1994 Peter Langston