Deliberative bodies become decreasingly effective after they pass five to eight members.
You’ll find in no park or city, a monument to a committee.
If you see a snake, just kill it – don’t appoint a committee on snakes.
A committee is a group that keeps the minutes and loses hours.
A committee is an animal with four back legs.
A committee is a cul-de-sac down which ideas are lured and then quietly strangled.
To get something done a committee should consist of no more than three people, two of whom are absent.
Socrates was killed by a committee.
A conference is a gathering of important people who singly can do nothing, but together can decide that nothing can be done.
The optimum committee has no members.