And then there’s git rebase --interactive, which is a bit like git commit --amend hopped up on acid and holding a chainsaw - completely insane and quite dangerous but capable of exposing entirely new states of mind.
Shipping beats perfection.
Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.
If you can automate it, automate it.
Open source does tend to be more stable software. It's the right way to do things.
Fast. Good. Cheap. Choose any two.
All software sucks.
Measuring programming progress by lines of code is like measuring aircraft building progress by weight.
Complexity has nothing to do with intelligence, simplicity does.
First do it, then do it right, then do it fast.