Posted by: George Christopher | July 5, 2008

Software Quotes

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UNIX is simple. But It just needs a genius to understand its simplicity.

–Dennis Ritchie

Before software can be reusable, it first has to be usable.

–Ralph Johnson

Good judgment comes from experience, and experience comes from bad judgment.

–Fred Brooks

It’s hard enough to find an error in your code when you’re looking for it;
It’s even harder when you’ve assumed your code is error-free.

— Steve McConnell Code Complete

The trouble with the world is that the stupid are sure and the intelligent are full of doubt.

–Bertrand Russell

If debugging is the process of removing bugs,
Then programming must be the process of putting them in.

–Edsger Dijkstra

You can either have software quality or you can have pointer arithmetic;
You cannot have both at the same time.

–Bertrand Meyer

There are two ways to write error-free programs; only the third works.

–Alan J. Perlis

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

–Bill Gates

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