Laurence J. Peter





Laurence J. Peter

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born
in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
September 16, 1919

died
January 12, 1990

gender
male

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Dr. Laurence J. Peter was an educator and "hierarchiologist," best known to the general public for the formulation of the Peter Principle.


Average rating: 3.75 · 1,008 ratings · 115 reviews · 21 distinct works · Similar authors
The Peter Principle
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3.78 of 5 stars 3.78 avg rating — 848 ratings — published 1969 — 36 editions
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The Peter Prescription; How...
3.71 of 5 stars 3.71 avg rating — 55 ratings — published 1973 — 4 editions
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Peter's Quotations: Ideas f...
4.03 of 5 stars 4.03 avg rating — 38 ratings — published 1977 — 9 editions
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Why Things Go Wrong, Or, th...
3.25 of 5 stars 3.25 avg rating — 24 ratings — published 1984 — 4 editions
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The Peter Plan
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Formulas de Peter, Las
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The Peter Pyramid, Or, Will...
3.05 of 5 stars 3.05 avg rating — 22 ratings — published 1969 — 11 editions
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Peter's People and Their Ma...
3.6 of 5 stars 3.60 avg rating — 5 ratings2 editions
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The Peter Principle: Why Th...
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Pītā No Hōsoku: Sōzōteki Mu...
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“The problem with temptation is that you may not get another chance.”
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“Aristotle's axiom: The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.”
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“Speak when you are angry, and you'll make the best speech you'll ever regret.”
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