Quotes that matter
I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.
I often say that when you can measure what you are speaking about and express it in numbers you know something about it; but when you cannot express it in numbers your knowledge is a meagre and unsatisfactory kind: it may be the beginning of knowledge but you have scarcely, in your thoughts, advanced to the stage of science, whatever the matter may be.
Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.
Talent is God-given; be humble. Fame is man-given; be thankful. Conceit is self-given; be careful.
If you don't start somewhere, you're gonna go nowhere.
Efficiency is doing things right; effectiveness is doing the right things.
Talk is cheap, show me the code.
We can't solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them.
Technical skill is mastery of complexity, while creativity is mastery of simplicity.
-Erik Christopher Zeeman
Take time to be an impartial observer of life particularly when an ending is causing despair.
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
The only source of knowledge is experience.
Experience is not what happens to a man. It is what a man does with what happens to him.
-Aldous Leonard Huxley
The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.