"The three chief virtues of a programmer are: Laziness, Impatience and Hubris." - Larry Wall
Laziness: I'm too lazy to do the same task repeatedly so write scripts to do that task for me. This makes people think I am intelligent.
Impatience: I'm too impatient to wait for my code to run so rewrite the code to improve performance. This makes people think I am a good programmer.
Hubris: When someone asks if I can do something I just say Yes, then go find out how to do it (Google!). This makes people think I can do anything.
Ultimately, it means I can make a career out of being Lazy, Impatient, and Hubristic(?).
Top Network Posts
- 173How would I run an async Task<T> method synchronously?
- 157How would I run an async Task<T> method synchronously?
- 142How can I determine a reasonable salary to ask for?
- 122How to Mentor a Junior Developer
- 119Should you always pass the bare minimum data needed into a function in cases like this
- 113Make WPF window draggable, no matter what element is clicked
- 112Window vs Page vs UserControl for WPF navigation?
- View more network posts →