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Meetings are a great trap. Soon you find yourself trying to get agreement and then the people who disagree come to think they have a right to be persuaded. However, they are indispensable when you don't want to do anything.

Author: John Kenneth Galbraith (1908)

Profession: American Economist

Meetings are indispensable when you don't want to do anything.

Author: John Kenneth Galbraith (1908)

Profession: American Economist

Whoever invented the meeting must have had Hollywood in mind. I think they should consider giving Oscars for meetings: Best Meeting of the Year, Best Supporting Meeting, Best Meeting Based on Material from Another Meeting.

Author: William Goldman (1931)

Profession: American Author

No grand idea was ever born in a conference, but a lot of foolish ideas have died there.

Author: Source Unknown

Profession:

I know, of course, how important it is not to keep a business engagement, if one wants to retain any sense of the beauty of life.

Author: Oscar Wilde (1856-1900)

Profession: British Author, Wit