In every society some men are born to rule, and some to advise.
Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)
Profession: American Poet, Essayist
A consultant is someone who saves his client almost enough to pay his fee.
Author: Arnold H. Glasgow
American couples have gone to such lengths to avoid the interference of in-laws that they have to pay marriage counselors to interfere between them.
Author: Florence King (1936)
Profession: American Author, Critic
The best servants of the people, like the best valets, must whisper unpleasant truths in the master's ear. It is the court fool, not the foolish courtier, whom the king can least afford to lose.
Author: Walter Lippmann (1889-1974)
Profession: American Journalist
While the doctors consult, the patient dies.
Author: English Proverb
Profession: Sayings of British Origin
Some consultants are like the bottom half of a double boiler: They get all heated up but don't know what's cooking.
Author: Source Unknown