My favorite quotes.

Perfection is achieved, not when there is nothing left to add but when there is nothing left to take away... Antoine de St. Exupery, Wind, Sand, and Stars, 1939
22/03/2021: "Put yourself, and your work, out there every day, and you'll start meeting some amazing people." Bobby Solomon
26/03/2021: "When peoper realize they're being listned to, they tell you things." Richar Ford
26/03/2021: "I want to be intelligent and honest and kind. I'm still working on "kind"." The film Divergent
27/03/2021: "It's all about paying attention. Attention is vitality. It connects you with others" Susan Sontag
27/03/2021: "You just have to be as generous as you can, but selfish enough to get your work done" Austin Kleon
28/03/2021: "The minute you stop wanting something you get it" Andy Warhol
< > 04/04/2021: "The most important days in your life are the day you were born and the day you find out why." Mark Twain It’s not enough just being clever. You have to get along with others.’
08/04/2021: "There's a place for everything, and everything is in its place". The Rust Programming Language
it is better to do significant things than to just get along through life to its end. Certainly near the end it is nice to look back at a life of accomplishments rather than a life where you have merely survived and amused yourself. Thus
24/5/2021: "programming is about solving technical problems, but how you solve them, and how you think about them is important too" (Linus Torvalds)
23/6/2021: "if you want to do significant things, now is the time to start thinking (if you have not already done so) and not wait until it is the proper moment—which may never arrive!” (Richard Hamming)
23/6/2021: "An expert is one who knows everything about nothing; A generalist knows nothing about everything” (Richard Hamming)
3/7/2021: "Hardin once said, 'to succeed, planning along is insufficient. One must improvise as well.' I'll improvise” (Isaac Asimove)
3/1/2022: "Whatever you do in life, surround yourself with smart people who'll argue with you” (John Wooden)
8/1/2022: "All truths are easy to understand once they are discovered, the point is to discover them. ” (Galileo)
24/03/2022: "I remained too much inside my head and ended up losing my mind. ” (Edgar Allan Poe)
03/04/2022: "I glanced at the muddy, murky, brownish water. The river was notorious for cholera outbreak in mid-19th century, and its water was not at all alluring. But I liked the interpretation that even filthy water gets to flow into the ocean, evaporate, and later return to the river as raindrops. Clean, clear, and full of innocence. For me, this perspective suggested a happy scenario that any sins can be cleansed somehow, someday." The Catcher in the Eye - Lotta Smith
15/04/2022: "I have not failed 10,000 times — I’ve successfully found 10,000 ways that will not work.” (Thomas Edison)