Dev Quotes


"It’s hardware that makes a machine fast.

It’s software that makes a fast machine slow. "

— Craig Bruce
"Keep software soft."
— Terence
"Deleted code can’t have any bugs."
— Bryan
"Adding developers to a late project, makes it even later."
— Brooks Law
"There is nothing quite so permanent as a quick fix."
— Unknown
"Good judgment comes from experience, and experience comes from bad judgment. "
— Frederick P. Brooks
"When debugging, novices insert corrective code; experts remove defective code. "
— Richard Pattis
"Anyone can write code that a computer can understand. Good programmers write code that humans can understand."
— Martin Fowler
"Measuring programming progress by lines of code is like measuring aircraft building process by weight."
— Bill Gates
"Before software can be reusable it first has to be usable."
— Ralph Johnson
"There are two hard things in computer science: cache invalidation, naming things, and off-by-one errors."
— @codinghorror
"engineering is physics with compromise"
— unknown
"A mediocre developer who loves his job tends to be better for the team than an excellent developer who hates it."
— unknown

I'm a 29 year old UIUC Computer Engineer building mobile apps, websites and hardware integrations with an interest in 3D printing, biotechnology and Arduinos.