The More Noise A Motor Or A Man Makes The Less Power Is Available. -- W.
The more noise a motor or a man makes the less power is available.
-- W. R. McGeary
Knowledge is like a river ... The deeper it is, the less noise it makes.
I grow daily to honor facts more and more, and theory less and less.
A fact, it seems to me, is a great thing - a sentence printed, if not by God, then at least by the Devil....
Man is a piece of the universe made alive. -- R. W. Emerso
The only really masterful noise a man makes in a house is the noise of his key, when he is still on the landing, fumbling for the lock.
One coin in the money box makes more noise than when it is full. Arab Proverb
It's the empty can that makes the most noise.
Per buck you get more computing action with the small computer. -- R. W. Hamming
A is for awk, which runs like a snail, and B is for biff, which reads all your mail.
C is for cc, as hackers recall, while D is for dd, the command that does all....
As the system comes up, the component builders will from time to time appear, bearing hot new versions of their pieces -- faster, smaller, more complete, or putatively less buggy.
The replacement of a working component by a new version requires the same systematic testing procedure that adding a new component does, although it should require less time, for more complete and efficient test cases will usually be available....