More From Donald Knuth
- "I currently use Ubuntu Linux, on a standalone laptop – it has no Internet connection. I occasionally carry flash memory drives between this machine and the Macs that I use for network surfing and graphics; but I trust my family jewels only to Linux."
- "People think that computer science is the art of geniuses but the actual reality is the opposite, just many people doing things that build on eachother, like a wall of mini stones."
- "People who are more than casually interested in computers should have at least some idea of what the underlying hardware is like. Otherwise the programs they write will be pretty weird."
More In Attitude
- "At the time I perceived most religious men, particularly the pastors with all their talk about love, faith and relationship, as effeminate."― Luke Ford
- "The greatest discovery of my generation is that man can alter his life simply by altering his attitude of mind."― James Truslow Adams
- "I am responsible. Although I may not be able to prevent the worst from happening, I am responsible for my attitude toward the inevitable misfortunes that darken life."― Walter Anderson