Committee Quotes

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.