The most important thing in communication is hearing what isn't said.
Quote by Peter Drucker
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Peter Drucker Quotes
No institution can possibly survive if it needs geniuses or supermen to manage it. It must be organized in such a way as to be able to get along under a leadership composed of average human beings.
Teaching is the only major occupation of man for which we have not yet developed tools that make an average person capable of competence and performance. In teaching we rely on the 'naturals,' the ones who somehow know how to teach.
Plans are only good intentions unless they immediately degenerate into hard work.
The computer is a moron.
Never mind your happiness do your duty.
Management is doing things right leadership is doing the right things.
Today knowledge has power. It controls access to opportunity and advancement.
Business, that's easily defined - it's other people's money.
The entrepreneur always searches for change, responds to it, and exploits it as an opportunity.
People who don't take risks generally make about two big mistakes a year. People who do take risks generally make about two big mistakes a year.
History shows that the majority of people that have done anything great have passed their youth in seclusion.
In the United States Christmas has become the rape of an idea.
My parents divorced when I was young but I was brought up in two really loving households. I didn't have a contentious relationship with my mom or dad.
Bargain... anything a customer thinks a store is losing money on.
We are driven by five genetic needs: survival, love and belonging, power, freedom, and fun.
Bologna is the best city in Italy for food and has the least number of tourists. With its medieval beauty, it has it all.
What would be ugly in a garden constitutes beauty in a mountain.
In other words, a democratic government is the only one in which those who vote for a tax can escape the obligation to pay it.
There is nothing new in art except talent.
No mind is much employed upon the present recollection and anticipation fill up almost all our moments.