“The price of avoiding politics is being ruled by your inferiors.” — Plato
Whether you believe you can do a thing or not, you are right.
Good programming advice:
Begin at the beginning and go on till you come to the end: then stop. — Lewis Carroll
Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I’m not sure about the universe. — Albert Einstein
Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped by dogma – which is living with the results of other people’s thinking. Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. They somehow already know what you truly want to become. Everything else is secondary. — Steve Jobs
I’m the one that’s gonna have to die when it’s time for me to die, so let me live my life the way I want to. — Jimi Hendrix
If you can’t explain it to a six year old, you don’t understand it yourself.
If you can’t explain it simply, you don’t understand it well enough.
— Albert Einstein
Both aphorisms have been attributed to Dr. Einstein. I mentioned in Plain English that,
In my experience, the best scientists and engineers explain complex concepts by using simple words in simple sentences. Dolts, on the other hand, make everything sound complicated.
I’m glad that Dr. Einstein agreed. (After watching his video biography, I now think of him as “Uncle Albert”.)
Those who dare, risk failure.
Those who don’t, ensure it.