More From Donald Knuth
- "Let us change our traditional attitude to the construction of programs. Instead of imagining that our main task is to instruct a computer what to do, let us concentrate rather on explaining to human beings what we want a computer to do."
- "Everyday life is like programming, I guess. If you love something you can put beauty into it."
- "Science is what we understand well enough to explain to a computer. Art is everything else we do."
More In Computers
- "China has legally purchased high performance computers, advanced machine tools, and semiconductor-manufacturing equipment from several American companies."― Charles Foster Bass
- "If you’re changing the world, you’re working on important things. You’re excited to get up in the morning."― Larry Page
- "It is an interesting fact that during my tour I was never allowed access to computers, radios, or anything else that I might damage through curiosity, or perhaps something more sinister."― Robert B. Laughlin