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Programming Quotes

Beauty is more important in computing than anywhere else in technology because software is so complicated. Beauty is the ultimate defence against complexity. — David Gelernter

Life is too short to run proprietary software. — Bdale Garbee

“Computer science education cannot make anybody an expert programmer any more than studying brushes and pigment can make somebody an expert painter.” - Eric S. Raymond

Good design adds value faster than it adds cost. - Thomas C. Gale

Talk is cheap. Show me the code. - Linus Torvalds

Perfection [in design] is achieved, not when there is nothing more to add, but when there is nothing left to take away. - Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Debugging is twice as hard as writing the code in the first place. Therefore, if you write the code as cleverly as possible, you are, by definition, not smart enough to debug it. - Brian W. Kernighan.

To iterate is human, to recurse divine. - L. Peter Deutsch

Most good programmers do programming not because they expect to get paid or get adulation by the public, but because it is fun to program. - Linus Torvalds