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


It is necessary to try to surpass oneself always this occupation ought to last as long as life.

Queen Christina

There are two types of people--those who come into a room and say, "Well, here I am!" and those who come in and say, "Ah, there you are."

Frederick L Collins

Friendship is precious, not only in the shade, but in the sunshine of life.

Thomas Jefferson

A Hospital is no place to be sick.

Samuel Goldwyn

Call it Nature, Fate, Fortune all these are names of the one and selfsame God.

Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Wisdom outweighs any wealth.

Sophocles »

The Constitution only guarantees the American people the right to pursue happiness. You have to catch it yourself.

Benjamin Franklin »