Quotes for Developers

Quotes for Developers

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Shamel Lakin
·Aug 29, 2021·

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Motivation is crucial to anything we do in life, sometimes it is helpful to take look at inspirational thought and wisdom by others who share our skill sets. So below I have contrived a list of quotes for your enjoyment.

Programming is a skill best acquired by practice and example rather than from books.

-Alan Turing

Measuring programming progress by lines of code is like measuring aircraft building progress by weight.

-Bill Gates

Design and programming are human activities; forget that and all is lost.

-Bjarne Stroustrup

Programming is an explanatory activity.

-Roman Harper

Normal people... believe that if it ain't broke, don't fix it. Engineers believe that if it ain't broke, it doesn't have enough features yet.

-Scott Adams

They know enough who know how to learn.

-Henry Adams

Programming is not a zero-sum game. Teaching something to a fellow programmer doesn't take it away from you. I'm happy to share what I can, because I'm in it for the love of programming.

-John Carmack

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