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Committee

Definition: A group of people appointed for a specific function by a larger group and typically consisting of members of that group.
Number of Quotes: 6

What is a committee? A group of the unwilling, picked from the unfit, to do the unnecessary.
Richard Harkness

A committee is a thing which takes a week to do what one good man can do in an hour.
Elbert Hubbard

Don't study the idea to death with experts and committees. Get on with it and see if it works.
Kenneth Iverson

It is a characteristic of committee discussions and decisions that every member has a vivid recollection of them and that every member's recollection differs violently from every other member's recollection.
Jonathan Lynn

In a small company, one person's hunch can be enough to launch a new product. In a big company, the same concept is likely to be buried in committee for months.
Al Ries

Outside of traffic, there is nothing that has held this country back as much as committees.
Will Rogers

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