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


Astronomers say the universe is finite, which is a comforting thought for those people who can't remember where they leave things.

Unknown

Tradition is a guide and not a jailer.

W. Somerset Maugham

Help others get ahead. You will always stand taller with someone else on your shoulders.

Bob Moawad

God knows that a mother needs fortitude and courage and tolerance and flexibility and patience and firmness and nearly every other brave aspect of the human soul. But because I happen to be a parent of almost fiercely maternal nature, I praise casualness . It seems to me the rarest of virtues. It is useful enough when children are small. It is important to the point of necessity when they are adolescents.

Phyllis Mcginley

I cannot keep from talking, even at the risk of being instructive.

Mark Twain

The way money goes so fast these days, they should paint racing stripes on it.

Mark Russell »

Has anybody ever seen a drama critic in the daytime? Of course not. They come out after dark, up to no good.

P. G. Wodehouse »