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What is your favourite dev. related quote?

voidjuneau profile image Juneau Lim ・1 min read

I just saw "Nevertheless, She Coded" on DEV shop, and found this post and #shecoded hashtag.

I am not a quote addict.
However, as a newbie, wonder:
    I wonder what every else's one line in their heart is.

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Ruth Evans

"The most dangerous phrase in the language is 'we've always done it this way.'" Admiral Grace Hopper

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Juneau Lim Author

Nice one. I admire her but haven't heard it before. Thank you for sharing!

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Vinícius Hoyer

"your code is not for the machines, it's for other humans"

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Juneau Lim Author

Wow, that's genuine. I also have to remember it all the time.

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Nadine M. Thêry

I have two from two good friends:

1) "First, make it work. Then, make it pretty".
2) "Programming is a creative art".

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Juneau Lim Author

Too true.
The first one makes me a bit guilty. I am really bad at setting and keeping MVP(Minimum viable product).

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Juneau Lim Author

looooooooooool good heaven, love it.

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Gabrielski

"I don't know why it works."

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Juneau Lim Author

OMG, that is way too me.

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Juneau Lim Author

😧It almost hurt.

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