“Programmers who do take factor-of-a-billion speedups when they are available are likely to be able to address problems that could not otherwise be contemplated.”
“Bad programmers worry about the code. Good programmers worry about data structures and their relationships.”
“Keep it simple and stupid, don’t be too smart.”
“No programming language is perfect. There is not even a single best language; there are only languages well suited or perhaps poorly suited for particular purposes.”
“If you’re going through hell, keep going.”
How many roads must a man walk down
Before you call him a man?