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To be a kind of moral Unix, he touched the hem of Nature's shift.
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To communicate is the beginning of understanding.
|Linux Computers: 853 of 1023|
To err is human -- to blame it on a computer is even more so.
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To err is human, to forgive, beyond the scope of the Operating System.
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To iterate is human, to recurse, divine.
-- Robert Heller
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To say that UNIX is doomed is pretty rabid, OS/2 will certainly play a role,
but you don't build a hundred million instructions per second multiprocessor
micro and then try to run it on OS/2. I mean, get serious.
-- William Zachmann, International Data Corp
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To the systems programmer, users and applications serve only to provide a
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To those accustomed to the precise, structured methods of conventional
system development, exploratory development techniques may seem messy,
inelegant, and unsatisfying. But it's a question of congruence:
precision and flexibility may be just as disfunctional in novel,
uncertain situations as sloppiness and vacillation are in familiar,
well-defined ones. Those who admire the massive, rigid bone structures
of dinosaurs should remember that jellyfish still enjoy their very
secure ecological niche.
-- Beau Sheil, "Power Tools for Programmers"
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To understand a program you must become both the machine and the program.
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Today is a good day for information-gathering. Read someone else's mail file.