Organization Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old organization quotes, organization sayings, and organization proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


Organization and education, when they interact with each other, they strengthen each other, they are mutually supportive.     

Noam Chomsky

An organization, no matter how well designed, is only as good as the people who live and work in it.     

Dee Hock

Organization isn't about perfection; it's about efficiency, reducing stress and clutter, saving time and money and improving your overall quality of life.     

Christina Scalise

If you want people to parade your organization, aspire to have increase.     

Sunday Adelaja

The organization of information actually creates new information.     

Richard Saul Wurman

An organization's ability to learn, and translate that learning into action rapidly, is the ultimate competitive advantage.     

Jack Welch

The organization is a way for people to find us and deal with us and know how we operate.     

Mitchell Baker

In the successful organization, no detail is too small to escape close attention.     

Lou Holtz

The organization and constant onward sweep of this movement exemplifies the resentment of the many toward the selfishness, greed and the neglect of the few.     

John L. Lewis

The success of an organization will depend on the people you surround yourself with.     

Donald Rumsfeld

If you want to change the culture, you will have to start by changing the organization.     

Mary Douglas

No organization ever created an innovation. People innovate, not companies.     

Seth Godin

This organization is created to prevent you from going to hell. It isn't created to take you to heaven.     

Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr.

The more successful an organization becomes, the more difficult it is to deal with.     

James Cook

An organization will tend to grow only when the advantages that can be gotten from directing the work of additional employees are less than the transaction costs of managing them.     

Clay Shirky

The key to success in any organization is identifying, developing, and empowering the right people.     

Craig Groeschel

One of the functions of an organization, of any organism, is to anticipate the future, so that those relationships can persist over time.     

Kevin Kelly

The structure of software systems tend to reflect the structure of the organization that produce them     

Douglas Crockford

An organization needs to be constantly refreshed.     

Tim Finchem

Organization takes the fun out of everything.     

Kelly Moran

Organization makes a system of many appear fewer.     

John Maeda

Once an organization loses its spirit of pioneering and rests on its early work, its progress stops.     

Thomas J. Watson

In a balanced organization, working towards a common objective, there is success.     

Arthur Helps

An organization is a set of relationships that are persistent over time.     

Kevin Kelly

Organization can never be a substitute for initiative and for judgment.     

Louis D. Brandeis

We use the word organization to mean both the state of being organized and the groups that do the organizing.     

Clay Shirky

Every organization should tolerate rebels who tell the emperor he has no clothes.     

Colin Powell

Commit yourself to an organization or cause that genuinely fires you up.     

Nancy Lublin

Every organization has to prepare for the abandonment of everything it does.     

Peter Drucker

First comes thought; then organization of that thought, into ideas and plans; then transformation of those plans into reality. The beginning, as you will observe, is in your imagination.     

Napolean Hill