August 29, 2009

When in doubt...


“When in doubt, win the trick.”
       Edmond Hoyle (1672-1769)
       British writer
       A Short Treatise on the Game of Whist (1742)

---> More Hoyle stuff



“Guidelines for bureaucrats: (1) When in charge, ponder. (2) When in trouble, delegate. (3) When in doubt, mumble.”
       James H. Boren (b. 1925)
       Founder of NATAPROBU

---> More stuff about bureaucrats


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