Just in terms of allocation of time resources, religion is not very efficient. There's a lot more I could be doing on a Sunday morning.
People who sacrifice beauty for efficiency get what they deserve.
Whenever you have an efficient government you have a dictatorship.
—Harry S. Truman
Thanks to the interstate highway system, it is now possible to travel across the country from coast to coast without seeing anything.
There is nothing so useless as doing efficiently that which should not be done at all.
Efficiency is intelligent laziness.
For the skeptic there remains only one consolation: if there should be such a thing as superhuman law it is administered with subhuman inefficiency.
Is fuel efficiency really what we need most desperately? I say that what we really need is a car that can be shot when it breaks down.