Alan Perlis Quotes About Writing

Quotes about: Writing
  • There are two ways to write error-free programs; only the third one works.

    "Epigrams on Programming". ACM "SIGPLAN" Notices 17 (9), (pp. 7-13), September 1982.
  • You think you KNOW when you learn, are more sure when you can write, even more when you can teach, but certain when you can program.

    "Epigrams on Programming". ACM SIGPLAN Notices 17 (9), pp. 7-13, September 1982.

Alan Perlis

  • Born: April 1, 1922
  • Died: February 7, 1990
  • Occupation: Computer Scientist
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