Success is the feeling of contribution.
One of the most important duties of your manager is to keep you out of meetings.
Robert C. Martin
If you want more effective programmers, you will discover that they should not waste their time debugging, they should not introduce the bugs to start with.
Edsger W. Dijkstra
The most important factor in attacking complexity is not the tools and techniques that programmers use but rather the quality of the programmers themselves.
Robert L. Glass
Pragmatism is the belief that today’s deadline is more important than future deadlines, possibly all of them combined.
The driving force of a career must come from the individual. Remember: Jobs are owned by the company, you own your career!
If you think it’s expensive to hire a professional, wait until you hire an amateur.
Work expands so as to fill the time available for its completion.
80% of the effects come from 20% of the causes.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.