Society is getting dissatisfied with the performance of programmers and of their products.

– Edsger Wybe Dijkstra, The Humble Programmer

… as long as there were no machines, programming was no problem at all; when we had a few weak computers, programming became a mild problem, and now we have gigantic computers, programming had become an equally gigantic problem.

– Edsger Wybe Dijkstra, The Humble Programmer

He who feeds you, controls you.

– Thomas Sankara