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One of my most productive days was throwing away 1000 lines of code.
When in doubt, use brute force.
You can't trust code that you did not totally create yourself.
If you want to go somewhere, goto is the best way to get there.
That brings me to Dennis Ritchie. Our collaboration has been a thing of beauty.
Кен Томпсон - један од оснивача УНИКС-a
The nice thing about standards is that there are so many of them to choose from.
The amount of improvement that has occurred in computer technology in the past half century is truly staggering
and unprecedented in other industries. ... If cars had improved at this rate in the same time period,
a Rolls Royce would now cost 10 dollars and get a billion miles per gallon. (Unfortunately,
it would probably also have a 200-page manual telling how to open the door.)
With current technology it is possible to put four floppy disk drives in a personal computer.
It is just that doing so would be pointless.
Ендру Таненбаум - професор рачунарских наука на Универзитету Врије у Амстердаму
C is peculiar in a lot of ways, but it, like many other successful things,
has a certain unity of approach that stems from development in a small group.
When I read commentary about suggestions for where C should go,
I often think back and give thanks that it wasn't developed under the advice of a worldwide crowd.
UNIX is basically a simple operating system, but you have to be a genius to understand the simplicity.
Кен Томпсон - један од оснивача твораца програмског језика C