Authors - E. W. Dijkstra

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Quote 1163by Anonymous on 11/01/2011

Computer Science is no more about computers than astronomy is about telescopes.
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    Quote 6191by Anonymous on 16/09/2011

    The use of COBOL cripples the mind; its teaching should, therefore, be reguarded as a criminal offense.
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      Quote 11195by Anonymous on 01/12/2012

      God works in mysterious, inefficient, and breathtakingly cruel ways.
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        Quote 12261by Anonymous on 20/03/2013

        The fathers of the field had been pretty confusing: John von Neumann speculated about computers and the human brain in analogies sufficiently wild to be worthy of a medieval thinker, and Alan Turing thought about criteria to settle the question of whether machines can think, a question of which we now know that it is about as relevant as the question of whether submarines can swim.
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