“God’s a kid with an ant farm.” – John Constantine
“It’s better to complete a shitty first draft than to never complete a perfect one” – Anne Lamott.
“Only if one feels immensely important, can one feel truly liked” – Ayn Rand
“The bearing of a child takes nine months, no matter how many woman are assigned” – Frederick Brooks (The Mythical Man Month)
“The cooler outside temperatures have awakened the spirit born into her years ago, when men dedicated to excellence took the time and care to build her well. ” – Brian Shul (Flying the SR-71 -Hacker Montly)
“The manager’s function is not to make people work, but to make it possible for people to work.” –PeopleWare
“A deterministic system cannot self-heal” – PeopleWare
“You have enemies? Good. That means you’ve stood up for something, sometime in your life.” – Winston Churchill
“Enthusiasm reduces all engineering estimates by a third” – Michael Loop
“A smart man solves a problem, but a wise man avoids it.”
“In technology if it can be done, it will be done”
“Defining the question is the most powerful dimension reduction tool you can ever employ” – Roger Peng
The more wonderful the means of communication, the more trivial, tawdry, or depressing its contents seemed to be.
“If you can’t explain it to a six year old, you don’t understand it yourself” – Albert Einstein