The matters most debated in a deliberative body tend to be the minor ones where everybody understands the issues.
When any organizational entity expands beyond 21 members, the real power will be in some smaller body.
It is better to be a has-been than a never-was. C. Northcote Parkinso
Expansion means complexity and complexity decay. C. Northcote Parkinso
If there is a way to delay an important decision, the good bureaucracy, public or private, will find it.