Computer Quotes, Sayings
A computer will do what you tell it to do, but that may be much different from what you had in mind.
– Joseph Weizenbaum
After growing wildly for years, the field of computing appears to be reaching its infancy.
– John Pierce
Computers are like Old Testament gods; lots of rules and no mercy. – Joseph Campbell
it’s not that we cannot explain ,
it’s just that you won’t understand it…
The attention span of a computer is only as long as its power cord.
Computing is not about computers any more. It is about living. – Nicholas Negroponte
Computer Science is no more about computers than astronomy is about telescopes.
– Edsger W. Dijkstra
I changed all my passwords to ‘incorrect’. So my computer just tells me when I forget.
Those who say “If I can rearrange the alphabet I would put U and I together.” have obviously never seen a computer keyboard.
Multitasking is crashing up several things at the same time…
We BYTE People…A BIT at a time
Giga bite me
An apply a day keeps Microsoft away.
Any fool can write code that a computer can understand. Good programmers write code that humans can understand.
– Martin Fowler (refactoring: improving the design of existing code, 1999)
I keep hitting the escape button on my keyboard but I’m still here.
I often fall asleep in front of my computer, and it accompanies me in sleep mode.
“I need some time to process this”, said a computer to another after a break-up.
There are only two hard problems in computer science: cache invalidation and naming things.
– Phil Karlton
I can’t see an end. I have no control and I don’t think there’s any escape – I don’t even have a home anymore. Definitely time for a new keyboard.
History always tells a story…So make sure you clear it before your dad uses the PC!!