[FoRK] Bone's Corollaries to Philip Greenspun's 10th Rule of
<jbone at place.org> on
Fri Feb 23 22:27:19 PST 2007
I'm not sure gestalt is gestalt if it's the slow accumulation of
years of perhaps-unrelated small insights, but...
"Any sufficiently complicated C or Fortran program contains an ad-
hoc, informally-specified bug-ridden slow implementation of half of
"To fully understand any programming language, you must first
implement a Lisp in it."
"To fully understand Lisp, you must first implement it in some other
language that you think you already fully understand."
"To fully understand programming, you must fully understand Lisp."
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