A list of my favorite quotes.
“A common mistake that people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools.” — Douglas Adams
From the ingenious book “The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy” by Douglas Adams which is also famous for the number 42 ( Wiki).
“The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting a different result.” — Unknown
“Intelligence is the ability to avoid doing work, yet getting the work done.” — Linus Torvalds
From the creator of the Linux kernel.
“We can only see a short distance ahead, but we can see plenty there that needs to be done.” — Alan Turing
Alan Turing is the father of theoretical computer science and artificial intelligence.
“Failure is an option here. If things are not failing, you are not innovating enough.” — Elon Musk
“If you can’t explain it to a six year old, you don’t understand it yourself.” — Albert Einstein
“Computers are incredibly fast, accurate, and stupid. Human beings are incredibly slow, inaccurate, and brilliant. Together they are powerful beyond imagination.” — Albert Einstein
“Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.” — Arthur C. Clarke
“Success today requires the agility and drive to constantly rethink, reinvigorate, react, and reinvent” — Bill Gates
“A brilliant solution to the wrong problem can be worse than no solution at all: solve the correct problem.” — Don Norman
“Computers are useless. They can only give you answers” — Pablo Picasso
“The people who are crazy enough to think they can change the world are the ones who do.” — Steve Jobs
“Luck Is What Happens When Preparation Meets Opportunity” — Seneca
“The perfect is the enemy of the good.” — Voltaire