on October 30, 2013
on July 14, 2013
Simplicity is prerequisite for reliability.
The computing scientist’s main challenge is not to get confused by the complexities of his own making.
Beauty is more important in computing than anywhere else in technology because software is so complicated. Beauty is the ultimate defence against complexity.
Simplicity — the art of maximizing the amount of work not done — is essential.
Simplicity is hard to build, easy to use, and hard to charge for. Complexity is easy to build, hard to use, and easy to charge for.
Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.
Complexity kills. It sucks the life out of developers, it makes products difficult to plan, build and test, it introduces security challenges and it causes end-user and administrator frustration.
Controlling complexity is the essence of computer programming.
The unavoidable price of reliability is simplicity.
The best things are simple, but finding these simple things is not simple.
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