Release-driven-development! (1) User testing means don’t have to pay QA staff (2) It is better to ask forgiveness than permission.
I don’t let the developers in my group write recursive functions. Been burned too many times with that nonsense.
project manager: i know enough coding to be dangerous *winks* literally ruins entire codebase
Nice when a language has both exceptions and optionals so we can throw optional exceptions when things aren’t actually _that_ serious.
“Redundant comments are just places to collect lies and misinformation.” – Robert C. Martin
“It is not enough for code to work.” – Robert C. Martin
“People think programming is this pure kind of logical thinking, when it’s mostly 99% banging your head against a wall until the wall gives” – Jeff Atwood
“I’m not a great programmer; I’m just a good programmer with great habits.” – Kent Beck
“I needed to take a break from staring at medium-sized screens with coworkers to stare at a small screen by myself” – Kevin Leahy
As I’ve leveled up as a dev, I’ve also noticed that language-bashing is basically saying out loud “My experience is very limited.”