Archive for the ‘QOTD’ Category

Quote of the day #3

January 5, 2009

“Programming today is a race between software engineers striving to build bigger and better idiot-proof programs, and the Universe trying to produce bigger and better idiots.

So far, the Universe is winning.”

Richard Cook

From an email signature.


Quote of the day #2

June 28, 2007

“What I like about concepts is that it adds another whole programming language to C++, which already has 3 or 4.”

Scott Meyers

Quoted by Eric Niebler here.

Quote of the day #1

June 27, 2007

“The trouble with C++ is neither the length nor the steepness of its learning curve; it’s the number of rocks that fall on your head while you climb it”

Nicola Musatti

Yes, I just made it up. If it isn’t fortune stuff, I don’t know what is 🙂