Tuesday, March 1, 2011

Smart or Imbecilic?

Sometimes I wonder whether the world is being run by smart people who are putting us on, or by imbeciles who really mean it.
Innocente (1969, The Peter Principle, p. 69, by Laurence F. Peter and Raymond Hull)
Peter attributes the quote to a student of his, though often it is mis-attributed to Mark Twain.

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