Für den kleinen Projektmanager

There are only two phases to a big program: Too early to tell and too late to stop. Program advocates like to keep bad news covered up until they have spent so much money that they can advance the sunk-cost argument; that it’s too late to cancel the program because we’ve spent too much already.

Fitzgerald’s First Law of Program Success, zitiert nach Herding Cats: Quote of the Day – The First Law of Project Success.