Quotes in Meetings
Meetings are indispensable when you don't want to do anything.
You can't write or program well in units of an hour. That's barely enough time to get started. When you're operating on the maker's schedule, meetings are a disaster.
We know we have to have some number of meetings. All we ask from those on the manager's schedule is that they understand the cost.
If you had to identify, in one word, the reason why the human race has not achieved, and never will achieve, its full potential, that word would be 'meetings.'