Planning-programming-budgeting: Inquiry of the Subcommittee on National Security and International Operations

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Page 64 - Studies serve for delight, for ornament, and for ability. Their chief use for delight, is in privateness and retiring; for ornament, is in discourse; and for ability, is in the judgment and disposition of business.
Page 59 - The sixth no sooner had begun About the beast to grope, Than, seizing on the swinging tail That fell within his scope, "I see, " quoth he, "the Elephant Is very like a rope!
Page 58 - IT was six men of Indostan To learning much inclined, Who went to see the Elephant (Though all of them were blind), That each by observation Might satisfy his mind. The First approached the Elephant, And happening to fall Against his broad and sturdy side, At once began to bawl: "God bless me! but the Elephant Is very like a wall!
Page 507 - Department of Energy Department of Health. Education, and Welfare Department of Housing and Urban Development Department of the Interior Department of Justice Department of Labor Department of State Department of Transportation Department of the Treasury...
Page 58 - To learning much inclined, Who went to see the Elephant (Though all of them were blind) . That each by observation Might satisfy his mind. The First approached the Elephant, And happening to fall Against his broad and sturdy side. At once began to bawl : "Bless me ! but the Elephant Is very like a wall...
Page 44 - THE greatest trust between man and man is the trust of giving counsel; for in other confidences men commit the parts of life, their lands, their goods, their children, their credit, some particular affair; but to such as they make their counsellors they commit the whole : by how much the more ttiey are obliged to all faith and integrity.
Page 70 - ... straying across country, and the abstraction abstracts from something to which no further attention is paid. But there is no groove of abstractions which is adequate for the comprehension of human life. Thus in the modern world, the celibacy of the medieval learned class has been replaced by a celibacv of the intellect which is divorced from the concrete contemplation of the complete facts.
Page 495 - Planning-Programming-Budgeting System (PPBS) More than a year and a half ago we began to apply a modern system of planning, programming, and budgeting throughout the Federal Government. This system — which proved its worth many times over in the Defense Department — now brings to each department and agency the most advanced techniques of modern business management. Analyzing other Federal programs from child development to tax administration, this system is forcing us to ask the fundamental questions...
Page 30 - Hippias as he said this); but if he comes to me, he will learn that which he comes to learn. And this is prudence in affairs private as well as public; he will learn to order his own house in the best manner, and he will be able to speak and act for the best in the affairs of the State.
Page 34 - Then they send them to the master of gymnastic, in order that their bodies may better minister to the virtuous mind, and that they may not be compelled through bodily weakness to play the coward in war or on any other occasion.

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