• Choose

    Fast. Good. Cheap. Choose any two.

  • Perfection

    Shipping beats perfection.

  • git rebase --interactive

    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.

  • KPIs

    Measuring programming progress by lines of code is like measuring aircraft building progress by weight.

  • KISS

    Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.

  • Open source

    Open source does tend to be more stable software. It's the right way to do things.

  • Software

    All software sucks.

  • Automation

    If you can automate it, automate it.

  • Software

    First do it, then do it right, then do it fast.

  • Intelligence

    Complexity has nothing to do with intelligence, simplicity does.