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quotes that look smart but are really useless/stupid

Post by enrico-sorichetti » Wed Dec 21, 2016 12:52 pm

Alan Kay
If you're not failing 90% of the time, then you're probably not working on sufficiently challenging problems.

Thomas J. Watson
If you want to increase your success rate, double your failure rate.

this one is just plain idiotic
Bridger Winegar
Each time I shut my computer down, I throw my head back in maniacal laughter and scream "Fool! I was only using you!"
he is the fool that gives the computer too much consideration
and he is not even funny!

naturally that' s just my opinion
having worked 30 years in IBM I am very selective about the sentences worth quoting 8-)

When I tell somebody to RTFM or STFW I usually have the page open in another tab/window of my browser,
so that I am sure that the information requested can be reached with a very small effort 8-)

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Re: quotes that look smart but are really useless/stupid

Post by Anuj Dhawan » Sat Dec 24, 2016 1:35 pm

Have removed them - I, for one, am open for such suggestions but someone has to say it, just like you did. :)


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