Quotes by Ken Thompson, quoted by Dennis Ritchie

Just think, IBM and DEC in the same room, and we did it.

Ken Thompson, quoted by Dennis Ritchie

Other Great Authors


Plans are only good intentions unless they immediately degenerate into hard work.

Peter Drucker

it's when the sun shines the brightest that our shadows appear the biggest.

Robin Sharma, The Saint The Surfer and the CEO

There are grammatical errors even in his silence.

Stanislaw Lec

If thou are a master, be sometimes blind; if a servant, sometimes deaf.

Thomas Fuller

Lefty Wise guy dont carry wallets, they carry their money in a roll....beaner on the outs

Donnie Brasco

From Stettin in the Baltic to Trieste in the Adriatic an iron curtain has descended across the Continent.

Sir Winston Churchill »

...Thou madest us for Thyself, and our heart is restless, until it repose in Thee.

Saint Augustine, The Confessions. Book 1. The Harvard Classics. 1909:14, p.1 »

The basic notion underlying USENET is the flame.

Chuq Von Rospach »