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Something you need only know the name of to be an Expert in
Computing. Useful in sentences like, "We had better develop an ADA
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Adde parvum parvo manus acervus erit.
[Add little to little and there will be a big pile.]
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Adding features does not necessarily increase
functionality -- it just makes the manuals thicker.
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Adding manpower to a late software project makes it later.
-- F. Brooks, "The Mythical Man-Month"
Whenever one person is found adequate to the discharge of a duty by
close application thereto, it is worse execute by two persons and
scarcely done at all if three or more are employed therein.
-- George Washington, 1732-1799
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Adding sound to movies would be like
putting lipstick on the Venus de Milo.
-- actress Mary Pickford, 1925
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Adhere to your own act, and congratulate yourself if you have done
something strange and extravagant, and broken the monotony of a
-- Ralph Waldo Emerson
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Language is all that separates us from the lower animals,
and from the bureaucrats.
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Our polite recognition of another's resemblance to ourselves.
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The stage between puberty and adultery.
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To venerate expectantly.