Debugging is twice as hard as writing the code in the first place. Therefore, if you write the code as cleverly as possible you are, by definition, not smart enough to debug it.
Any word you have to hunt for in a thesaurus is the wrong word.
— Steven King
If you love writing code – really, truly love to write code – you’ll love it enough to write as little of it as possible.
Make everything as simple as possible, but not simpler.
— Albert Einstein
“C” is for cookie. That’s good enough for me.