Interesting Distractions

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Via Rob Walling


Some Interesting Software Quotes:

Requirements are like water. They're easier to build on when they're frozen. -Anonymous , "Code Complete: A Practical Handbook of Software Construction" by Steve C McConnell, ISBN: 1556154844

The bitterness of poor quality remains long after the sweetness of meeting the schedule has been forgotten. -Anonymous , "Creating a Software Engineering Culture" by Karl Eugene Wiegers, ISBN: 0932633331

Any fool can write code that a computer can understand. Good programmers write code that humans can understand. -Martin Fowler, "Refactoring: Improving the Design of Existing Code " by Martin Fowler, Kent Beck (Contributor), John Brant (Contributor), William Opdyke, don Roberts, ISBN: 0201485672

Programming can be fun, so can cryptography; however they should not be combined. -Kreitzberg and Shneiderman , "Code Complete: A Practical Handbook of Software Construction" by Steve C McConnell, ISBN: 1556154844

It's OK to figure out murder mysteries, but you shouldn't need to figure out code. You should be able to read it. -Steve C McConnell

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