Fun_People Archive
7 Jan
Sound too familiar?

Date: Fri,  7 Jan 94 02:00:47 PST
To: Fun_People
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
and demoralisation.
                -- From Petronii Arbitri Satyricon AD 66, attributed to
                   Gaius Petronus, a Roman General who later committed

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