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Quotes By Laurence J. Peter

Nationality
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DOB
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16-09-1919
DOD
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12-01-1990

Writer Laurence J. Peter was born on 16th September 1919 AD. A Canadian citizen, Laurence J. Peter was born in Canada. He was also called Laurence Johnston Peter. Laurence Johnston Peter was 71 years old when he died on 12th January 1990 AD. In his life Laurence Johnston Peter was famous not only for his work but also for quotations and sayings, some of which are quite popular and listed here.

You can always tell a real friend: when you've made a fool of yourself he doesn't feel you've done a permanent job.

- Laurence J. Peter

A censor is an expert in cutting remarks. A censor is a man who knows more than he thinks you ought to.

- Laurence J. Peter

A man convinced against his will is not convinced.

- Laurence J. Peter

A man doesn't know what he knows until he knows what he doesn't know.

- Laurence J. Peter

A pessimist is a man who looks both ways when he crosses the street.

- Laurence J. Peter

Against logic there is no armor like ignorance.

- Laurence J. Peter

America is a country that doesn't know where it is going but is determined to set a speed record getting there.

- Laurence J. Peter

America is a land of taxation that was founded to avoid taxation.

- Laurence J. Peter

An economist is an expert who will know tomorrow why the things he predicted yesterday didn't happen today.

- Laurence J. Peter

An intelligence test sometimes shows a man how smart he would have been not to have taken it.

- Laurence J. Peter

As a matter of fact is an expression that precedes many an expression that isn't.

- Laurence J. Peter

Competence, like truth, beauty, and contact lenses, is in the eye of the beholder.

- Laurence J. Peter

Democracy is a process by which people are free to choose the man who will get the blame.

- Laurence J. Peter

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

- Laurence J. Peter

Equal opportunity means everyone will have a fair chance at being incompetent.

- Laurence J. Peter

Speak when you are angry - and you'll make the best speech you'll ever regret.

- Laurence J. Peter

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