Producing A System From A Specification Is Like Walking On Water--it's Easier If It's Frozen.
Producing a system from a specification is like walking
on water--it's easier if it's frozen.
Quote #609 Walking on water and developing software from a specification are easy if both are frozen.
-- Edward V Berard...
Quote #660 Requirements are like water. They're easier to build on when they're frozen.
Bart: Hello, Southern hemisphere? Which way does the water go in your toilet?
Man 1: [sighs] Just a minute, I'll check. [walks into bathroom...
It is easier to change the specification to fit the program than vice versa.
Quote #32 It is easier to change the specification to fit the program than vice versa.