I don't believe anyone could read any of my articles of the past 2 years and reach the conclusion that systems analysts are my kind of guys. It may thus strike some readers as odd that I begin this final Taking Stock by advocating the application of the logic of the world's first systems analyst—the 17th-century mathematician and founder of modern probability theory, Blaise Pascal.
Stockdale, J. B.
"President's Notes: Taking Stock,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 32
, Article 2.
Available at: http://digital-commons.usnwc.edu/nwc-review/vol32/iss5/2