It's easier to ask forgiveness than it is to get permission. -- Rear Admiral Dr. Grace Hopper
Some people suggest that machines would be friendlier if input could be in a natural language. But natural language is probably the worst kind of input because it can be quite ambiguous. The process of retrieving information from the computer would be so time-consuming that you would be better off spending that time getting the information directly from an expert. -- Gary Kildall (inventor of CP/M, one of the first OS for the micro).
A non negative binary integer value x is a power of 2 iff (x & (x-1)) is 0 using 2's complement arithmetic. -- [fact]
If it looks like a duck, walks like a duck, and quacks like a duck, it's a duck. -- Official definition of "duck typing"
Any sufficiently advanced technology is undistinguishable from magic. -- Arthur C. Clarke
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absense of fear. ~Mark Twain
You must expect great things of yourself before you can do them. ~Michael Jordan
People who succeed have momentum. The more they succeed, the more they want to succeed, and the more they find a way to succeed. Similarly, when someone is failing, the tendency is to get on a downward spiral that can even become a self-fulfilling prophecy. ~Tony Robbins
15.Life is 10% what happens to me and 90% of how I react to it. –Charles Swindoll